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November 14, 2013 - Flooding in the Philippines

Flooding in the Philippines before
Landsat 8
June 28, 2013
Flooding in the Philippines after
Landsat 7
November 11, 2013
Flooding in the Philippines map
Flooding in the Philippines before
Flooding in the Philippines after
June 28, 2013 November 11, 2013
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Typhoon Haiyan, also called Yolanda, struck the Philippines on Friday, November 8, destroying tens of thousands of homes and leaving more than 582,000 residents homeless, according to the Philippine government. The Landsat images above show some of the flooding caused by the typhoon along the Agno River on the island of Luzon. Over 2 million people live in the Agno River Valley.

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