Details of Disaster Information

Myanmar : Flood : 2007/05/06
GLIDE: FL-2007-000053-MMR  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2007/05/06
Name Flood
Outline At least five people have died in the main commercial city of military-ruled Myanmar after the heaviest rainfall in at least four decades, state media and government officials said on Sunday.

Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links
  • Reuter AlertNet 2007/05/06
    Heavy rains kill five in Myanmar's main city
  • NASA Earth Observatory 2007/05/08
    Dark blue water blanketed the land surrounding the Gulf of Martaban in
    southern Myanmar when the Moderate Resolution Imaging
    Spectroradiometer(MODIS) on NASA’s (Terra) satellite captured the top image
    on May 8, 2007.