2012-12-05 Flood in Brunei on 05 December, 2012

Emergency Obs. Request Information

  • Disaster Type: Flood
  • Country: Brunei
  • Occurrence Date (UTC):
  • SA activation Date(UTC): 05 December, 2012
  • Requester: The ASEAN Secretariat
  • Escalation to the International Charter:
  • GLIDE Number:

Disaster Situation

Bandar Seri Begawan - Several low-lying areas in the Brunei-Muara District came under the attention of several key government agencies yesterday following heavy rains Monday night that inundated dozens of homes, some with waist-high flood water and triggered landslides that have become major causes for concern. A Press statement issued by the Public Works Department (PWD) said among the affected areas were Kg Lugu, Kg Katimahar, Ban areas in Kg Mulaut, Kg Jangsak, Kg Pawas, Kg Rimba as well as Kg Lumapas, which was the hardest hit.




Before and After flood disaster images of Brunei-Maura, Brunei


FORMOSAT image of Post Disaster in Brunei-Maura district, Brunei

Satellite Image

 Before Disaster



ALOS AVNIR2, P101 F3500 A0.0, Apr 27, 2008


ALOS Pan-sharpen, P101 F3500 A0.0, Dec 16, 2009