Earthquake in Indonesia

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Type of Event Earthquake
Location of Event Indonesia
Date of Charter Activation 30/09/2009
Charter Requestor UNITAR/UNOSAT on behalf of UNICEF Project Management UNITAR/UNOSAT in collaboration with DLR ZKI (GMES RESPOND project)
Project Management UNITAR/UNOSAT

Description of the Event

An earthquake of magnitude 7.9 occurred in the highly populated region of Sumatera Barat.
Major damages to life and property are being reported.

Images and/or Image product Delivered under the Charter

Situation map - Padang Sud

Source: IKONOS, 1m pixel

Acquired: 12/04/2005

Copyright GeoEye 2005
Image processing, map created 01/10/2009 by DLR

 

Situation map - Padang North

Source: IKONOS, 1m pixel

Acquired: 12/04/2005

Copyright GeoEye 2005
Image processing, map created 01/10/2009 by DLR