IDP Settlement in Boga, Province Orientale, Democratic Republic of Congo

Tue, 3 Jun 2014 15:07:01 GMT
Product ID: 2009 - English
Published: 3 Jun, 2014
GLIDE: CE20131107COD
FootPrint (Lat x Long, WSG84 Geographic, decimal degrees)
TopLeft: 1.0536379 x 29.9622372
BottomRight: 1.0193276 x 29.9165727

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This map illustrates structural changes within the town of Boga in Province Orientale, DRC occurring between 19 April 2011 and 04 February 2014 as seen in satellite imagery collected by the WoldView-1 and WorldView-2 satellites respectively. During this period there was multiple new structures appeared in the area analyzed including tent shelters as well are more permanent housing. These increases in structures are most likely due to influxes of large numbers of IDPs from surrounding areas gathering in Boga. 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-02
Imagery Dates (1): 04 February 2014
Resolution: 50cm
Copyright:DigitalGlobe Inc.
Source: US Department of State, Humanitarian Information Unit, NextView Liscense
Satellite Data (2): WorldView-01
Imagery Dates (2):19 April 2011
Resolution: 50cm
Copyright:DigitalGlobe Inc.
Source: US Department of State, Humanitarian Information Unit, NextView Liscense
Road Data : OSM
Other Data: USGS, UNCS, NASA, NGA
Analysis : UNITAR / UNOSAT
Production: UNITAR / UNOSAT
Analysis conducted with ArcGIS v10.1