Damage Assesment in the City of Malakal, Upper Nile State, South Sudan

Fri, 24 Jan 2014 12:38:51 GMT
Product ID: 1924 - English
Published: 24 Jan, 2014
GLIDE: CE20131218SSD
FootPrint (Lat x Long, WSG84 Geographic, decimal degrees)
TopLeft: 9.55 x 31.7
BottomRight: 9.51 x 31.61

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This map illustrates satellite-detected areas of destruction in the town of Malakal as seen by the WorldView-2 satellite on 18 January 2014. UNOSAT identified a total of 515 destroyed residential and related structures and a total of 58 warehouse or commercial structures were identified throughout the area analyzed, with the heaviest damage in the downtown area and along primary roads bordering the town. In addition, multiple indications of looting are evident in the warehouse area and in residential areas along the southeast edge of town. This is a preliminary analysis and has not yet been validated in the field. Please send ground feedback to UNITAR / UNOSAT.
Satellite Data (1): WorldView-2
Imagery Dates: 18 January 2014
Resolution: 50 cm
Copyright: DigitalGlobe
Source: US Department of State, Humanitarian Information Unit, NextView License
Satellite Data (2): WorldView-2
Imagery Date: 06 December 2013
Copyright: DigitalGlobe
Source: US Department of State, Humanitarian Information Unit, NextView License
Road Data : Google Map Maker / OSM / ESRI
Other Data: USGS, UNCS, NASA, NGA
Analysis : UNITAR / UNOSAT
Production: UNITAR / UNOSAT