Tropical Cyclone in Tonga

Cyclone Rene hit Tonga islands and caused major damages to crops, vegetation and buildings. 

Source GLIDEnumber  

 

Available Space-based Information for: TROPICAL CYCLONE IN TONGA - 14/02/2010

Status Update: 08/03/2019

 

UNOOSA/UN-SPIDER

Email: un-spider@unoosa.org

Link: http://www.un-spider.org

 

UNOCHA
Peter Muller
Tel: +679-3316761
Mob: +679-9991664
Suva, Fiji
Peter.Muller[at]undp.org 
International Charter:
Activated on 15/02/2010
Project Manager: Robert Saint-Jean
Agence spatiale canadienne | Canadian Space Agency
Tel : (450) 926-5121 | Fax: (450)926-4888
robert.saint-jean@asc-csa.gc.ca
Charter Requester: UNOOSA on behalf of UNOCHA Charter Products
Link: http://www.disasterscharter.org/web/charter/activation_details?p_r_p_1415474252_assetId=ACT-294 Geographical Coordinates:
Vavau group:
From
Latitude: 18°31'33.76"S
Longitude: 173°53'39.03"W
To
Latitude: 18°48'22.84"S
Longitude: 174° 8'23.52"W

Haapai group:
From
Latitude: 19°38'37.39"S
Longitude: 174° 8'31.33"W
To
Latitude: 20°29'20.96"S
Longitude: 174°58'49.78"W

Tongatapu island:
From
Latitude: 20°57'36.27"S
Longitude: 174°59'47.93"W
To
Latitude: 21°19'18.59"S
Longitude: 175°18'52.27"W

Eua island:
From
Latitude: 21°16'18.00"S
Longitude: 174°54'9.69"W
To
Latitude: 21°28'42.65"S
Longitude: 174°59'22.06"W 

satellite Tasking No Satellite Sensor Time (UTC) Area Type Status Remarks
 1  SPOT          Scheduled  Archive imagery available
 2  ENVISAT          Scheduled  
 3  TERRASAR-X     17 Feb
 18 Feb
   Radar  Collected  
 4  Digitalglobe - various satellites    3 Mar      Collected  for collection report and browse images, see attached file

 RADARSAT-2 archive data available. For additional resources and imagery requests, please contact spaceaid@unoosa.org.

 

Disaster Information
Nombre: 
Tropical Cyclone in Tonga
Región: 
Tonga
Fecha de ocurrencia: 
15/02/2010
latitud: 
-21.2048
longitud: 
-175.206