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Phnom Penh urban sprawl timeline (2003-2013)

Landsat satellite images are presented in this dataset of Phnom Penh detailing land use change in the year 2003 and 2013. Dataset were provided to Open Development Cambodia (ODC) in JPEG format by Save Cambodia's Wildlife's Atlas Working Group.

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Additional Info

Field Value
Dataset topic category
  • Land
  • Land classifications
  • Urban development trends
  • English
Dataset reference date June 19, 2014
Temporal extent's start date December 6, 2015
Temporal extent's end date December 6, 2015
  • Cambodia
Positional Accuracy There are no known issues with accuracy.
Logical Consistency There are no known issues with logical consistency.
Completeness The data is complete.
Process Step Images from satellite Landsat 7 (2003) and Landsat 8 (2013) are presented using false colour composite channels 7 in red (shortwave infrared), 5 in green (near infrared), 3 in blue (green). The combination of image bands and colour allow easy distinction between water, vegetation and urban areas. Images were provided to Open Development Cambodia directly by Save Cambodia's Wildlife's 2013 Atlas Working Group in JPEG format.
Lineage Landsat NASA 2003/13
Responsible party Save Cambodia's Wildlife (SCW),, +855 23 88 20 35,, 6Eo St. 570, Sangkat Boeung Kak 2, Khan Tuol Kork, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
Metadata creator information Metadata last updated on 2015-12-06. For inquiries contact: Open Development Cambodia,, +855 23 221 164,, 43 St. 208, Sangkat Boeung Riang, Khan Daun Penh, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
License CC-BY-4.0
Copyright No
Version 1.0
Date uploaded December 6, 2015, 23:41 (UTC)
Date modified June 12, 2018, 07:36 (UTC)