Status message

We’re building a new UNITAR.org.

As we swap out old for new, pages will be in transition. Thanks for your patience – please keep coming back to see the improvements.

Product ID: 1214 - English
Published: 22 May, 2008
GLIDE: TC-2008-000057-MMR

Product Links
PDF (725.1Kb)     - Static viewing and printing
PDF (1.6MB)    - Static viewing and printing

This map presents a satellite-based damage assessment for the affected village of Ywe, Labutta Township (MMR017016), Ayeyarwady Division, Myanmar. Damaged buildings have been identified with WorldView-1 satellite imagery acquired on 6 May 2008 at a spatial resolution of 50cm. Pre-cyclone Quickbird imagery in Google Earth from 12 Nov. 2003 was also used. This is an initial damage assessment & has not yet been validated in the field. Map scale for A3: 1:2,100; Projection: UTM Zone 46 North -WGS-84.
Satellite Data : WorldView-1
Resolution : 50 cm
Imagery Dates : 6 May 2008
Source: Digital Globe (2008)
Processing : Pacific Disaster Center (PDC)
Additional Imagery : Archived QuickBird (GoogleEarth)
GIS Data : GISCorps, NGA, Respond/Keyobs
Health Data : WHO
Admin data : MIMU, WHO
Damage Analysis : UNOSAT & GISCorps
Map Production : UNOSAT (22 May 2008)