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Product ID: 2273 - English
Published: 1 Sep, 2015
GLIDE: CE20130604SYR

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Imagery acquired on 27 August 2015 shows the Baal Shamin Temple completely destroyed.Using satellite imagery acquired 27 and 25 August 2015 compared with imagery from 26 June 2015,UNITAR-UNOSAT identified the location of the temple and damage extent.The Temple of Baal Shamin was an ancient stone ruin located in Palmyra, Syria.
Satellite Data (1): Pleiades
Imagery Dates: 27 - 25 August 2015
Resolution: 50 cm
Copyright: CNES (2015), Distribution AIRBUS DS
Source: GeoStore - Airbus Defence and Space
Satellite Data (2): WorldView-3
Imagery Date: 26 June 2015
Resolution: 50 cm
Copyright: DigitalGlobe, Inc.
Source: US Department of State, Humanitarian Information Unit, NextView License
Analysis conducted with ArcGIS v10.3