Satellite detected waters extents over Northern Zambia

UNOSAT code: FL20200305ZMB This map illustrates satellite-detected water via VIIRS-NOAA over Central, Luapula, Muchinga and Northern Province in Republic of Zambia between the 1st and the 05th March 2020. Within the analysed extent not covered by clouds, a total of about 10,000 km2 appear to be flooded. Based on Worldpop population about 28,000 people were potentially exposed or living close to flooded areas in Lunga district. This is a preliminary analysis and has not yet been validated in the field. Please send ground fedback to UNITAR - UNOSAT.

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Maintainer 83fa9515-3ba4-4f1d-9860-f38b20f80442
Last Updated August 28, 2020, 06:31 (CDT)
Created August 28, 2020, 06:31 (CDT)
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