IDP Settlements as of 29th June 2012: Afgoye Town, Somalia

Wed, 11 Jul 2012 12:37:31 GMT
Product ID: 1660 - English
Published: 11 Jul, 2012
GLIDE: DR-2011-000097-HOA
FootPrint (Lat x Long, WSG84 Geographic, decimal degrees)
TopLeft: 2.1597 x 45.1002
BottomRight: 2.116 x 45.1596

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This map illustrates new IDP settlements within two kilometers of Afgoye Town as visible in satellite imagery acquired 29 June 2012 and compared to imagery from 30 January 2012. Between these two dates a total of 15 spatially distinct IDP areas appeared in Afgoye Town. These IDP areas cover 53,550 square meters of area in total, with the smallest encompassing 218 square meters and the largest encompassing 17,024 square meters. Shelter sizes within these IDP settlements are small, averaging about 1.6 meters in width. See Insets 1 - 3 for illustration. This is a preliminary analysis and has not yet been validated in the field; road data is incomplete due to gaps in the source data. Please send feedback to UNITAR / UNOSAT.
Satellite Data (1): WorldView-2
Imagery Dates: 29 June 2012
Resolution: 50 cm
Copyright: DigitalGlobe
Source: NextView
Satellite Data (2): QuickBird
Imagery Date: 30 January 2012
Copyright: DigitalGlobe
Source: NextView
Road Data : OSM / Google Map Maker / ESRI
Other Data: USGS, UNCS, NASA, NGA
Analysis : UNITAR / UNOSAT
Production: UNITAR / UNOSAT
Analysis conducted with ArcGIS v10