Tsunami, Indonesia and Thailand

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Type of Event Tsunami, Earthquake
Location of Event Indonesia and Thailand
Date of Charter Activation 27/12/2004
Charter Requestor UNOOSA on behalf of UNOPS
Project Management UNOSAT

Description of the Event

On December 26, 2004, an earthquake of magnitude 9.0 struck off the west coast of Sumatra in the Indonesian Archipelago. This earthquake triggered a devastating tsunami and caused tremors that killed over 104,000 people in Indonesia and over 5,000 in Thailand.

Indonesia was the worst affected followed by Sri Lanka, India, Thailand, Somalia, Maldives, Malaysia and Myanmar.

 

Images and/or Image product Delivered under the Charter

QuickBird Image, 23 June 2004

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Satellite map of Banda Aceh Damage.

Source: GLCF, JPL, Global Insight; SPOT 5.

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Copyright Map produced 30/12/2004 by UNOSAT.

 

Thailand Khao Lak north

Source: Ikonos images, 30/01/2003 and 29/12/2004, before and after the devastating tsunami.

Acquired: 30/01/2003 and 29/12/2004

Copyright Remote Sensing Data Centre, DLR - German Aerospace Center Ikonos imagery provided through Center for Remote Imaging, Sensing and Processing, Space Imaging.
Scale 1:12.500 Map created 30 December 2004 by zki@dlr.de

 

Thailand Phuket

Source: Scale 1:75,000 Landsat imagery, 15/01/2002.

Acquired: 15/01/2002.

Copyright German Remote Sensing Data Centre, DLR - German Aerospace Center
Map created 30 December 2004 by zki@dlr.de

 

Indonesia, Medan, Scale 1:75,000

Source: Landsat images, 02/02/2002, 22/02/2001, and 14/05/2001.

Acquired: 02/02/2002, 22/02/2001, and 14/05/2001.

Copyright German Remote Sensing Data Centre, DLR - German Aerospace Center
Map created 30 December 2004 by zki@dlr.de

 

Indonesia Aceh, Scale 1:5000

Source: Ikonos images, 30/01/2003 and 29/12/2004, before and after the devastating tsunami.

Acquired: 30/01/2003 and 29/12/2004

Copyright German Remote Sensing Data Centre, DLR - German Aerospace Center Ikonos imagery provided through Center for Remote Imaging, Sensing and Processing, Space Imaging.
Scale 1:12.500 Map created 30 December 2004 by zki@dlr.de

 

Indonesia Aceh, Scale 1:5000

Source: Ikonos images, 30/01/2003 and 29/12/2004, before and after the devastating tsunami.

Acquired: 30/01/2003 and 29/12/2004

Copyright German Remote Sensing Data Centre, DLR - German Aerospace Center Ikonos imagery provided through Center for Remote Imaging, Sensing and Processing, Space Imaging.
Scale 1:12.500 Map created 30 December 2004 by zki@dlr.de

 

Indonesia aceh, Scale 1:75,000

Source: Landsat imagery, 08/05/2000

Acquired: 08/05/2000

Copyright German Remote Sensing Data Centre, DLR - German Aerospace Center
Map created 30 December 2004 by zki@dlr.de

 

Indonesia Aceh

Source: Scale 1:5000 Ikonos images, 30/01/2003 and 29/12/2004, before and after the devastating tsunami. Scale 1:12.500

Acquired: 30/01/2003 and 29/12/2004

Copyright German Remote Sensing Data Centre, DLR - German Aerospace Center Ikonos imagery provided through Center for Remote Imaging, Sensing and Processing, Space Imaging.
Map created 30 December 2004 by zki@dlr.de

 

Indonesia Aceh, Scale 1:5000, before and after the devastating tsunami.

Source: Ikonos

Acquired: 30/01/2003 and 29/12/2004

Copyright Map created 30 December 2004 by zki@dlr.de German Remote Sensing Data Centre, DLR - German Aerospace Center Ikonos imagery provided through Center for Remote Imaging, Sensing and Processing, Space Imaging.

 

Medan, Scale 1:75,000

Source: Landsat imagery, archived data.

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Copyright German Remote Sensing Data Centre, DLR - German Aerospace Center
Map created 30 December 2004 by zki@dlr.de

 

QuickBird Coverage, 28 December 2004

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QuickBird Image, 28 December 2004

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QuickBird Image, 28 December 2004

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QuickBird Image, 28 December 2004

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QuickBird Image, 28 December 2004

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QuickBird Image, 6 June 2004

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Medan, Scale 1:75,000

Source: Ikonos images, 30/01/2003 and 29/12/2004, before and after the devastating tsunami.

Acquired: 30/01/2003 and 29/12/2004

Copyright German Remote Sensing Data Centre, DLR - German Aerospace Center Ikonos imagery provided through Center for Remote Imaging, Sensing and Processing, Space Imaging.
Scale 1:12.500 Map created 30 December 2004 by zki@dlr.de

 

Medan Region, Scale 1:75,000

Source: Landsat imagery, DLR SRTM elevation data.

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Copyright German Remote Sensing Data Centre, DLR - German Aerospace Center
Map created 30 December 2004 by zki@dlr.de

 

QuickBird Image, 28 December 2004

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QuickBird Image, 23 June 2004

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QuickBird Image, 28 December 2004

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QuickBird Image, 23 June 2004

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QuickBird Image, 28 December 2004

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Elevation map of Banda Aceh region, scale: 1:200,000.

Source: GLCF, JPL, Global Insight. Elevation data: SRTM (3 arc seconds). Shows coastal areas under 30 meters elevation.

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Copyright Map produced 28/12/2004 by UNOSAT.

 

Satellite map of Banda Aceh region, scale: 1:200,000.

Source: GLCF, JPL, Global Insight.

Acquired: 8 Mai 2000

Copyright Landsat ETM data acquired 8 May 2000, bands 7/4/2, 28 m resolution Elevation data: SRTM (3 arc seconds). Shows coastal areas under 30 meters elevation.

 

Elevation map of Phuket Island, scale: 1:100,000.

Source: GLCF, JPL, USGS, Global Insight. Elevation data: SRTM (3 arc seconds). Shows coastal areas under 20 meters elevation.

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Copyright Map produced 29/12/2004 by UNOSAT.

 

Population density map of Banda Aceh region, scale: 1:200,000.

Source: GLCF, JPL, Global Insight. Elevation data: SRTM (3 arc seconds). Population data: LandScan 2002. Shows coastal areas under 30 meters elevation.

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Copyright Map produced 28/12/2004 by UNOSAT.

 

Satellite map of Aceh Coast Landsat ETM.

Source: GLCF, JPL, Global Insight; Landsat.

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Copyright Map produced 01/01/2005 by UNOSAT

 

Satellite map of Aceh Coast Landsat ETM.

Source: GLCF, JPL, Global Insight; Landsat.

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Copyright Map produced 01/01/2005 by UNOSAT.

 

Satellite map of Phuket Island, scale: 1:100,000.

Source: GLCF, JPL, Global Insight. Landsat ETM data acquired 8 Jan 2002, bands 7/4/2, 28 m resolution Elevation data: SRTM (3 arc seconds). Shows coastal areas under 20 meters elevation.

Acquired: 8 Jan 2002

Copyright Map produced 29/12/2004 by UNOSAT.

 

Population density map of Island, scale: 1:100,000.

Source: GLCF, JPL, Global Insight. Elevation data: SRTM (3 arc seconds). Population data: LandScan 2002. Shows coastal areas under 20 meters elevation.

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Copyright Map produced 29/12/2004 by UNOSAT.

 

Satellite map of Aceh Coast Landsat ETM.

Source: GLCF, JPL, Global Insight; Landsat.

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Copyright Map produced 01/01/2005 by UNOSAT

 

Satellite map of Banda-aceh ETM

Source: GLCF, JPL, Global Insight; Landsat.

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Copyright Map produced 01/01/2005 by UNOSAT

 

Satellite map of Aceh Coast Landsat ETM.

Source: GLCF, JPL, Global Insight; Landsat.

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Copyright Map produced 01/01/2005 by UNOSAT

 

Satellite map of Aceh Coast Landsat ETM

Source: GLCF, JPL, Global Insight; Landsat.

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Copyright Map produced 01/01/2005 by UNOSAT.

 

Satellite map of Aceh Coast Landsat ETM.

Source: GLCF, JPL, Global Insight; Landsat.

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Copyright Map produced 01/01/2005 by UNOSAT.

 

Satellite map of Aceh Coast.

Source: GLCF, JPL, Global Insight; Landsat.

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Copyright Map produced 01/01/2005 by UNOSAT.

 

Satellite map of Aceh Elevation at 200 dpi.

Source: GLCF, JPL, Global Insight; Landsat.

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Copyright Map produced 01/01/2005 by UNOSAT.

 

Satellite map of Aceh Etm.

Source: GLCF, JPL, Global Insight; Landsat.

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Copyright Map produced 01/01/2005 by UNOSAT.

 

Satellite map of Banda Aceh Damage.

Source: GLCF, JPL, Global Insight; SPOT 5.

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Copyright Map produced 01/01/2005 by UNOSAT.

 

Satellite map of Banda Aceh Damage.

Source: GLCF, JPL, Global Insight; SPOT 5.

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Copyright Map produced 30/12/2004 by UNOSAT.

 

Satellite map of Phuket Envisat MERIS RGB Overview.

Source: ESA; Envisat MERIS.

Acquired: 27 December 2004

Copyright Map produced 04/01/2005 by UNOSAT.

 

Dendron Poster: Sumatra.

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Dendron Poster: Banda Aceh.

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