GeoEye has released this half-meter ground resolution satellite image taken on August 5th, 2010 from 423 miles in space, which shows a portion of Risalpur, located on the Kabul River in the Nowshera District in Pakistan’s Northwest Frontier Province. The image was taken after Risalpur experienced historic flooding not seen since 1929. The image shows standing water, swollen river banks and residual mud. Compare this to the pre-flooding image from Google Maps which is shown below:

GeoEye Satellite Imagery or Risalpur, NW Province, Pakistan


Pre-Flooding Google Maps View Of Risalpur, NW Province, Pakistan