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This disaster impact map shows Saint-Louis on the island of Reunion, which was flooded by Cyclone Bejisa on 02 January 2014.

The map was produced using a Pleiades-1B image acquired on 04 January 2014 with images from Pleiades-1A acquired on 28 May 2013 used for comparison. The map was created for the International Charter: Space and Major Disasters, which was activated to provide satellite imagery for disaster response on 01 January.

Cyclone Bejisa passed close to Reunion on 02 January and brought heavy rain and winds to the island. Over a dozen people were injured but no fatalities were reported.

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Credit: Map produced by SERTIT - Pleiades © CNES 2013/2014 - Distribution: Astrium Services / Spot Image S.A., all rights reserved

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