Tsunami, Sri Lanka

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Type of Event Tsunami, Earthquake
Location of Event Sri Lanka
Date of Charter Activation 26/12/2004
Charter Requestor French Civil Protection Agency
Project Management ISRO; CNES

Description of the Event

Following a 9.0 magnitude earthquake off the coast of Sumatra, a massive tsunami struck Sri Lanka on 26th December 2004, killing over 30,000 people.

Images and/or Image product Delivered under the Charter

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, Radarsat Composite, Panama Okanda.

Source: SPOT 2, resolution: 10 m ( 08/02/2002)
Radarsat, resolution 12.5 m (02/01/2005 and 27/12/2002)

Acquired: 02/01/2005

Copyright Map produced 03/01/2005 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka 90m resolution.

Source: MNT USGS SRTM (3 arc seconds).

Acquired: --

Copyright Map produced 29/12/2004 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, Galle area 90m resolution.

Source: MNT USGS SRTM (3 arcseconds).

Acquired: --

Copyright Map produced 29/12/2004 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, Tangalle-Ampara area 90m resolution.

Source: MNT USGS SRTM (3 arcseconds).

Acquired: --

Copyright Map produced 30/12/2004 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, lowlands of Tangalle-Ampara area 90m resolution.

Source: MNT USGS SRTM (3 arcseconds).

Acquired: --

Copyright Map produced 30/12/2004 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, lowlands of Galle area 90m resolution.

Source: MNT USGS SRTM (3 arcseconds).

Acquired: --

Copyright Map produced 30/12/2004 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, Galle area

Source: Landsat 7, 30 m resolution.

Acquired: 14/03/2001

Copyright Map produced 30/12/2004 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, Galle area.

Source: Landsat 7, 30 m resolution.

Acquired: 14/03/2001

Copyright Map produced 30/12/2004 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, Galle area

Source: SPOT 4, 10 m resolution.

Acquired: 14/02/2000

Copyright Map produced 31/12/2004 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, Galle area

Source: SPOT 4, 10 m resolution.

Acquired: 14/02/2000

Copyright Map produced 30/12/2004 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, Kumana area

Source: SPOT 2, 10 m resolution.

Acquired: 08/02/2002

Copyright Map produced 31/12/2004 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, Kumana area, reference map 10 m resolution.

Source: SPOT 2

Acquired: 08/02/2002.

Copyright Map produced 31/12/2004 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, Galle area

Source: SPOT 4, 10 m resolution.

Acquired: 11/02/2000

Copyright Map produced 30/12/2004 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, Galle area .

Source: SPOT 4, 10 m resolution

Acquired: 14/02/2000

Copyright Map produced 30/12/2004 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, Ampara area

Source: Landsat 7, 30 m resolution.

Acquired: 26/05/2001

Copyright Map produced 30/12/2004 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, Ampara area.

Source: Landsat 7, 26/05/2001, 30 m resolution.

Acquired: --

Copyright Map produced 30/12/2004 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, Potentially Affected Area, east coast.

Source: Radarsat, 02/01/2005. Resolution: 12.5 m.

Acquired: --

Copyright Map produced 03/01/2005 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, Radarsat Composite, Pottuvi.

Source: SPOT 2, 27/12/2002 and Radarsat, 02/01/2005. Resolution: 12.5 m. SPOT 2, 08/02/2002. Resolution: 10 m.

Acquired: --

Copyright Map produced 03/01/2005 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, Postdisaster Radarsat East coast.

Source: Radarsat, 02/01/2005. Resolution: 12.5 m.

Acquired: --

Copyright Map produced 03/01/2005 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, Akkaraipattu

Source: SPOT 2, 10 m resolution.

Acquired: 08/02/2002

Copyright Map produced 31/12/2004 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, Akkaraipattu

Source: SPOT 2, 10 m resolution.

Acquired: 08/02/2002

Copyright Map produced 31/12/2004 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, Ampara - Pottuvil city, reference map 10 m resolution.

Source: SPOT 2

Acquired: 08/02/2002

Copyright Map produced 31/12/2004 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, Ampara - Pottuvil city

Source: SPOT 2, 10 m resolution.

Acquired: 08/02/2002

Copyright Map produced 31/12/2004 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, Ampara - Pottuvil area

Source: SPOT 2, 10 m resolution.

Acquired: 08/02/2002

Copyright Map produced 31/12/2004 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, Ampara - Pottuvil area

Source: SPOT 2, 10 m resolution.

Acquired: 08/02/2002

Copyright Map produced 31/12/2004 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka, Radarsat Composite, Akkaraipattu.

Source: SPOT 2, 27/12/2002 and Radarsat, 02/01/2005. Resolution: 12.5 m.
SPOT 2, 08/02/2002. Resolution: 10 m.

Acquired: 02/01/2005

Copyright Map produced 03/01/2005 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Sri Lanka.

Source: Post-disaster ENVISAT ASAR data.

Acquired: --

Copyright Map produced 04/01/2005 by SERTIT.

 

Satellite map of Eastern Sri Lanka.

Source: Post-disaster ENVISAT ASAR data.

Acquired: --

Copyright Map produced 04/01/2005 by SERTIT.

 

Post-disaster, East Coast.

Source: ENVISAT ASAR Wide Swath (75 m)

Acquired: 01/01/2005, 04/01/2005

Copyright Map produced 04/01/2005 by SERTIT.

 

Dendron Poster, Sri Lanka

Source: --

Acquired: --

Copyright --