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GHS BUILT-UP GRID

These data contain a multitemporal information layer on built-up presence as derived from Landsat image collections (GLS1975, GLS1990, GLS2000, and ad-hoc Landsat 8 collection 2013/2014).

The data have been produced by means of Global Human Settlement Layer methodology in 2015.

Product name:
GHS_BUILT_LDSMT_GLOBE_R2015B
Projection:
Spherical Mercator (EPSG:3857), World Mollweide (EPSG:54009)
Resolutions available:
Approximately 38m, 250m, 1Km
Description:
multi-temporal classification
38m of resolution - Spherical Mercator (EPSG:3857)
Dataset name (size):
GHS_BUILT_ LDSMT_GLOBE_R2015B_3857_38 (13GB)
Legend:
0 = no data
1 = water surface
2 = land no built-up in any epoch
3 = built-up from 2000 to 2014 epochs
4 = built-up from 1990 to 2000 epochs
5 = built-up from 1975 to 1990 epochs
6 = built-up up to 1975 epoch
Description:
built-up presence by epoch
38m of resolution - Spherical Mercator (EPSG:3857)
Dataset name (size):
GHS_BUILT_LDS1975_GLOBE_R2016A_3857_38 (768MB)
GHS_BUILT_LDS1990_GLOBE_R2016A_3857_38 (854MB)
GHS_BUILT_LDS2000_GLOBE_R2016A_3857_38 (892MB)
GHS_BUILT_LDS2014_GLOBE_R2016A_3857_38 (900MB)
Legend:
values are expressed in byte from 1 to 101
[0 = no data]
Description:
built-up presence by epoch
250m of resolution - World Mollweide (EPSG:54009)
Dataset name (size):
GHS_BUILT_LDS1975_GLOBE_R2016A_54009_250 (215MB)
GHS_BUILT_LDS1990_GLOBE_R2016A_54009_250 (296MB)
GHS_BUILT_LDS2000_GLOBE_R2016A_54009_250 (338MB)
GHS_BUILT_LDS2014_GLOBE_R2016A_54009_250 (398MB)
Legend:
Values are expressed as decimals (Float) from 0 to 1
Description:
built-up presence by epoch
1km of resolution - World Mollweide (EPSG:54009)
Dataset name (size):
GHS_BUILT_LDS1975_GLOBE_R2016A_54009_1k (42MB)
GHS_BUILT_LDS1990_GLOBE_R2016A_54009_1k (62MB)
GHS_BUILT_LDS2000_GLOBE_R2016A_54009_1k (72MB)
GHS_BUILT_LDS2014_GLOBE_R2016A_54009_1k (86MB)
Legend:
Values are expressed as decimals (Float) from 0 to 1