[talk-ph] More Bing satellite imagery in Mindanao!

Eugene Alvin Villar seav80 at gmail.com
Tue Feb 7 15:39:35 GMT 2012

Oh my! There's a LOT of new imagery in Mindanao.

http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149157752 - Bukidnon and North Cotabato
http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149157751 - Maguindanao to Sarangani
http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149157747 - Sarangani
http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149157746 - Zamboanga Sibugay
http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149157745 - Zamboanga del Sur
http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149157741 - Camiguin to Bukidnon
http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149157739 - Zamboanga del Norte
http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149157736 - Zamboanga del
Norte, del Sur, Sibugay

It seems Microsoft went on a satellite imagery shopping spree! :D

There's also new imagery covering General Santos City all the way to
Davao del Sur. I haven't traced the outline yet.

On Tue, Feb 7, 2012 at 11:02 PM, Eugene Alvin Villar <seav80 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi guys,
> While I was fixing a riverbank in Cotabato City, I ran into some new
> Bing satellite imagery! And there are 3 separate sets of them!
> 1. Here's the outline around Cotabato City:
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149145097
> 2. Here's the outline along the western coast of Central Mindanao:
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149145096
> 3. Here's the outline covering eastern Misamis Occidental and western
> Lanao del Norte: http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149145093
> I haven't checked out the exact age of the imagery but how new? Well,
> the imagery in Cotabato City shows the construction site of the Sultan
> Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Masjid, which is the Philippines' largest
> mosque. Google Maps' satellite imagery of Cotabato is older.
> http://ant.dev.openstreetmap.org/bingimageanalyzer/?lat=7.202384981217136&lon=124.16533061457808&zoom=20
> I'll try to look for more new imagery. :-)


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