Geodata of Flood Waters Over Khwaja Du Koh, Jawzjan Province, Afghanistan

This map illustrates satellite-detected flooded areas of Khwajah Du Koh, Jawzjan Province, Afghanistan as seen on WorldView-2 satellite imagery collected 29 April 2014. Heavy rainfall occurred on 23-24 April 2014, flooding a large part of the town. It is likely that flood waters have been systematically underestimated along highly vegetated areas along main river banks, and within built-up urban areas because of the special characteristics of the satellite data used. This analysis has not yet been validated in the field. Please send ground feedback to UNITAR /UNOSAT.

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Last Updated April 22, 2020, 19:09 (CDT)
Created July 23, 2019, 03:32 (CDT)
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