IDP shelter Changes in Kismayo, Somalia, Between 11 August 2013 - 05 March 2014

Tue, 18 Mar 2014 14:23:09 GMT
Product ID: 1959 - English
Published: 18 Mar, 2014
GLIDE: CE20130710SOM
FootPrint (Lat x Long, WSG84 Geographic, decimal degrees)
TopLeft: -0.340064 x 42.564142
BottomRight: -0.370158 x 42.52313

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This map illustrates IDP shelter changes within the city of Kismayo, Somalia occurring between 11 August 2013 and 05 March 2014 as seen in satellite imagery collected by the Pleiades and WorldView-1 satellites. During this period there was little change seen in the vast majority of the IDP sites visible in the city. However, about 26 new camps opened in the area and are located primarily on the outskirts of Kismayo. Total IDP camp area is 31.38 ha as of 5 March 2014, versus 29.02 ha as of 11 August 2013. This is a preliminary analysis and has not yet been validated in the field. Please send ground feedback to UNITAR / UNOSAT.
Satellite Data (1): Pleiades
Imagery Dates: 11 August 2013
Resolution: 50 cm
Copyright: Copyright CNES 2013 - Distribution Astrium Service / SPOT Image
Source: Geostore
Satellite Data (2): WorldView-1
Imagery Date: 05 March 2014
Resolution: 50 cm
Copyright: DigitalGlobe
Source: European Space Imaging
Road Data: OSM (via bbbike)
Other Data: USGS, UNCS, NASA, NGA
Analysis : UNITAR / UNOSAT
Production: UNITAR / UNOSAT
Analysis conducted with ArcGIS v10.1