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Product ID: 2239 - English
Published: 21 Jul, 2015
GLIDE: CE20130604SYR

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This map illustrates satellite-detected damage in a portion of the city of Ar Raqqa, Syrian Arab Republic. Using satellite imagery acquired 29 May 2015, 12 February 2014, 22 October 2013, and 16 April 2011, UNITAR - UNOSAT identified a total of 1,336 affected structures within the extent of this map. Approximately 678 of these were destroyed, 215 severely damaged, and 443 moderately damaged. The city-wide analysis of Ar Raqqa revealed a total of 1,601 affected structures, of which 842 were destroyed, 251 severely damaged, and 508 moderately damaged. While some of the city was damaged by 12 February 2014, 1,203 structures were newly damaged and 11 structures experienced an increase in damage between that date and 29 May 2015. This analysis was done of the REACH initiative for the U.S. Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance. 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: 29 May 2015
Resolution: 50 cm
Copyright: © CNES (2015), Distribution AIRBUS DS
Source: Airbus Defense and Space
Satellite Data (2): WorldView-2
Imagery Date: 12 February 2014
Resolution: 50 cm
Copyright: DigitalGlobe
Source: European Space Imaging
Satellite Data (3): WorldView-1
Imagery Date: 22 October 2013
Resolution: 50 cm
Copyright: DigitalGlobe
Source: European Space Imaging
Satellite Data (4): QuickBird-2
Imagery Date: 16 April 2011
Resolution: 65 cm
Copyright: DigitalGlobe
Source: European Space Imaging
Road Data : Google Map Maker / OSM / ESRI
Analysis : UNITAR / UNOSAT
Production: UNITAR / UNOSAT