2012-11-09 Flash flood in Indonesia on 09 November, 2012

Emergency Obs. Request Information

  • Disaster Type: Flash flood
  • Country: Indonesia
  • Occurrence Date (UTC):
  • SA activation Date(UTC): 09 November, 2012
  • Requester: Asian Disaster Reduction Center (ADRC)
  • Escalation to the International Charter:
  • GLIDE Number:

Disaster Situation

A flash flood and landslide killed at least 10 people at East Batangharu village, Mamasa district, West Sulawesi province, on Thursday evening. Earlier, heavy rain floods started going for three days without stopping. Moments later, a flood swept Batanguru River township residents. Dozens of citizens and one car stock also lost in this incident.

Satellite Image

 Before Disaster



ALOS Pan-sharpen, P88 F3675 A0.0, Nov 9, 2009


ALOS AV2, P88 F3670 A-0.0, May 12, 2010