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Product ID: 2208 - English
Published: 5 May, 2015
GLIDE: EQ-2015-000048-NPL

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This map illustrates satellite-detected damage and destruction in the Hansapur area of Nepal. Located roughly seven and a half to twelve kilometers west of the 25 April 2015 earthquake epicenter, the Hansapur area was significantly impacted by this event. Using satellite imagery acquired 29 April 2015 UNITAR / UNOSAT identified a total of 145 affected structures in this area. Approximately 33 of these were destroyed, 47 severely damaged, and 65 moderately damaged. This is a preliminary analysis and has not yet been validated in the field. Please send ground feedback to UNITAR / UNOSAT.
Satellite Data : WorldView-1
Imagery Date: 29 April 2015
Resolution: 50 cm
Copyright: DigitalGlobe, Inc.
Source: USGS / HDDS
Road Data : Google Map Maker / OSM / ESRI
Analysis : UNITAR / UNOSAT
Production: UNITAR / UNOSAT
Analysis conducted with ArcGIS v10.2