UNOSAT: View Tsunami Damage Maps of Samoa Islands

by OldSailor on October 14, 2009

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Magnitude 8.0 earthquake triggered a tsunami on September 29 in Samoa Islands region. UNOSAT has released maps of post-disaster satellite imagery collected from September 30 to October 4 of likely building and vegetation damages caused by tsunami.Total 10 maps are available.
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Download and view high resolution images as pdf from UNOSAT.

UNOSAT is the UN Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) Operational Satellite Applications Programme, implemented in co-operation with the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN).

For more details on disaster coverage, log on to International Charter ‘Space and Major Disasters’.

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