Product ID: 2441 - English
Published: 22 Aug, 2016
GLIDE: CE20130604SYR
FootPrint (Lat x Long, WSG84 Geographic, decimal degrees)
TopLeft: 31.8870276 x 36.603613
BottomRight: 31.917618 x 36.562035

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This map illustrates the refugee settlement in Al Azraq, Jordan as seen by the WorldView-3 satellite on 30 June 2016. Analysis by UNITAR-UNOSAT of the satellite image indicates a total of 14,609 visible structures. This includes 4,389 infrastructure and support buildings as well as 10,220 shelters. Preparations are continuing so as to accommodate additional incoming refugees. The previous analysis done by UNOSAT using an image from 5 October 2015 detected a total of 14,227 infrastructure, support buildings and shelters. This is an increase of approximately 2.7%. 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-3
Imagery Dates: 30 June 2016
Resolution: 40 cm
Copyright: DigitalGlobe
Source: US Department of State, Humanitarian Information Unit, NextView License
Satellite Data (2): Pleiades
Imagery Date: 5 October 2015
Copyright: CNES 2015 - Distribution Astrium Services / Spot Image
Source: Astrium Services
Road Data : OpenStreetmap
Other Data: USGS, UNCS, NASA, NGA
Analysis : UNITAR / UNOSAT
Production: UNITAR / UNOSAT
Analysis conducted with ArcGIS v10.3