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Product ID: 2408 - English
Published: 18 May, 2016
GLIDE: EQ-2016-000035-ECU

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This map illustrates satellite-detected areas of damage and related density in Jama city, Manabi Province, Ecuador. Located at approximately 100 km south of the 16 April 2016 Muisne earthquake mainshock epicenter and using a WorldView-2 satellite image acquired 02 May 2016 and a WorldView- 2 image acquired 02 December 2013. UNITAR-UNOSAT created a damage site density index for affected areas in the city of Jama. The analysis revealed a total of 151 potentially damaged structures of which 105 are destroyed, 34 severely damaged and 12 moderately damaged. This is a preliminary analysis and not yet been validated in the field. Please send ground feedback to UNITAR-UNOSAT.
Satellite Data (1): WorldView-2
Imagery Date: 02 May 2016
Resolution: 70 cm
Copyright: Digital Globe . Inc
Satellite Data (2): WorldView-2
Imagery Date: 02 December 2013
Resolution: 50 cm
Copyright: Digital Globe, Inc
Road Data : OpenStreetMap (via bbbike.com)
Analysis : UNITAR / UNOSAT
Production: UNITAR / UNOSAT
Analysis conducted with ArcGIS v10.3