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Product ID: 2283 - English
Published: 15 Oct, 2015
GLIDE: CE20150402YEM

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This map illustrates satellite-detected damage and destruction in the city of Sana'a, Sana'a Governorate, Yemen. Using satellite imagery acquired 10 and 23 September 2015, as well as 15 May 2015, UNITAR-UNOSAT identified a total of 652 affected structures. Approximately 283 of these were impacted as of 10 and 23 September 2015, with 54 destroyed, 94 severely damaged, and 135 moderately damaged. Previously, using the 15 May 2015 satellite image, UNITAR-UNOSAT had located 369 affected structures, of which 60 were destroyed, 72 severely damaged, and 237 moderately damaged. Additionally, 8 impact craters and 16 areas with significant amounts of debris were observed in September 2015. A total of 7 medical facilities were identified within 100 meters of damaged and destroyed buildings, and it is possible that these facilities also sustained some damage. Notably, as of 10 and 23 September 2015, significant reconstruction of structures damaged as of 15 May 2015 was visible across the examined area. 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: 10 & 23 September 2015
Resolution: 50 cm
Copyright: CNES (2015), Distribution AIRBUS DS
Source: GeoStore - Airbus Defence and Space
Satellite Data (2): WorldView-2
Imagery Date: 15 May 2015
Resolution: 50 cm
Copyright: DigitalGlobe, Inc.
Source: US Department of State, Humanitarian Information Unit, NextView License
Road Data : Google Map Maker / OSM / ESRI
Other Data: USGS, UNCS, NASA, NGA
Analysis : UNITAR - UNOSAT
Production: UNITAR - UNOSAT, UNDP
Analysis conducted with ArcGIS v10.3