Product ID: 1232 - English
Published: 4 Jun, 2008
GLIDE: TC-2008-000057-MMR
FootPrint (Lat x Long, WSG84 Geographic, decimal degrees)
TopLeft: 16.005 x 94.518
BottomRight: 15.988 x 94.542

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This map presents a satellite-based damage assessment for the affected villages of Thetkethaung & Ongyaung, Ngapudaw Township (MMR017004), Ayeyarwady Division, Myanmar. Damaged buildings have been identified with WorldView-1 satellite imagery acquired on 23 & 27 May 2008 at a spatial resolution of 50cm. Pre-cyclone Quickbird imagery in Google Earth from 17 Jan 2005 was also used. This is an initial damage assessment & has not yet been validated in the field. Map scale for A3: 1:8,000; Projection : UTM Zone 46 North - WGS 1984.
Damage Summary for Thetkethaung & Ongyaung:
- 1,172 buildings are likely destroyed or severely damaged
- This represents 95% of all village buildings
- 29 likely shelter buildings (not factored in total % above)
Satellite Data : WorldView-1
Resolution : 50 cm
Imagery Dates : 23 & 27 May 2008
Source: Digital Globe (2008)
Processing : Pacific Disaster Center (PDC)
Additional Imagery : QuickBird 17 Jan 2005
GIS Data : GISCorps, NGA, Respond/Keyobs
Health Data : WHO
Admin data : MIMU, WHO
Damage Analysis : UNOSAT
Map Production : UNOSAT (4 June 2008)