Fresh Imagery for Ashgabat Metropolitan Area, Turkmenistan

Posted by apm-wa on 1 September 2017 in English (English)

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Through MapGive, the Humanitarian Information Unit (HIU) of the U.S. Department of State is providing the OpenStreetMap community access to updated satellite imagery services to help assist with mapping for humanitarian and development programs.

Imagery Details This imagery is from Digital Globe’s WordView-3 satellite, and is made up imagery taken on August 8 and August 14, 2017. The imagery has been orthorectified for terrain corrected geographic precision. Additionally, the imagery has been contrast stretched using a custom stretch and processed into a Tiled Map Service (TMS) for performance.

Comment from Polyglot on 7 September 2017 at 04:17


I added it to the imagery resources of JOSM. I started using the imagery to find bus stops with bays. Those are easily recognizable on this imagery.


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