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Hurricane over Wallis and Futuna

Wednesday, 17 March 2010

Type of Event:
Cyclone
Location of Event:
Wallis and Futuna, French Polynesia
Date of Charter Activation:
17/03/2010
Charter Requestor:
COGIC
Project Management:
SERTIT

Description of the event

Cyclone Tomas, category 4 cyclone, battered northern islands, damaging homes and crops. About 5,000 people have been evacuated.

Wallis and Futuna, Futuna and Alofi islands

Source: QuickBird (0,65m)
Acquired: 02/05/2009, 25/05/2009, 07/06/2009

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Image processing, map created 21/03/2010 by SERTIT.

Wallis and Futuna, Wallis island, northern part

Source: QuickBird (0,65m)
Acquired: 07/03/2010

Copyright: DigitalGlobe 2010
Image processing, map created 20/03/2010 by SERTIT.

Wallis and Futuna, Wallis island

Source: QuickBird (0,65m)
Acquired: 07/03/2010

Copyright: DigitalGlobe 2010
Image processing, map created 20/03/2010 by SERTIT.