September 7, 2020
International Charter Activation CC664
Heavy rainfall has caused severe flooding across parts of Sudan, with authorities declaring a national state of emergency for 3 months. Hundreds have died, 100,000 homes have been lost, and it is estimated nearly 500,000 people have been displaced.
How to get access to our imagery:
We make our disaster imagery available through Planet Explorer, our online imagery browser. We provide limited access to Explorer for up to 30 days to qualified disaster volunteer organizations, humanitarian organizations, and other coordinating bodies. Explorer is continuously updated with our most recent imagery (please see map for the exact region available). To gain access to Planet's Explorer, please email email@example.com. In your email, please provide your name, the name of your organization, and the purpose for which you wish to use the imagery.
Planet imagery is made available under a Non-Commercial, Creative Commons license, meaning they may not be used for commercial purposes. Commercial entities are licensed under the CC-BY-SA license, which requires that any derivative products that use our data also be shared under the same license. Non-commercial entities (including humanitarian organizations, intergovernmental agencies, etc.) are granted access under the CC-NC-BY license, which does not require sharing of derivative products; if however such products are shared, there is a requirement that Planet is acknowledged as an underlying source of data.
A comparison between July 1, 2020 and September 1, 2020 near Singa, Sudan.
© 2023 Planet Labs PBC. All rights reserved.