[talk-ph] More Bing satellite imagery all over the Philippines!

Eugene Alvin Villar seav80 at gmail.com
Mon Feb 20 16:55:12 GMT 2012


Hi guys,

I created an initial slippy map to easily visualize the areas covered
by imagery:

http://forge.codedgraphic.com/osm/imagery_outlines/

Take note that this is just an initial version. I will refine this
mini site as time permits.

Eugene


On Mon, Feb 20, 2012 at 8:38 PM, maning sambale
<emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com> wrote:
> Wow!  That's a lot!
>
> https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10150670283647597&set=a.10150670283217597.446504.345455082596&type=1&theater
>
>
> On Sun, Feb 19, 2012 at 11:16 AM, Eugene Alvin Villar <seav80 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi guys,
>>
>> I looked around some more and here are further new imagery:
>>
>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/150964612 - Abra
>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/150964611 - Leyte and Biliran
>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/150964608 - Northern and Eastern Samar
>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/150964607 - Surigao del Norte
>> (including western half of Surigao City)
>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/150964606 - El Nido, Palawan
>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/150964603 - Taytay and
>> Linapacan, Palawan
>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/150964604 - Surigao del Norte
>> and Eastern Samar (Homonhon)
>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/151004897 - Eastern Sorsogon
>> (has Matnog, but not Sorsogon City)
>>
>> Enjoy!
>>
>>
>> On Wed, Feb 8, 2012 at 1:12 AM, Eugene Alvin Villar <seav80 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Even more imagery:
>>>
>>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149173497: Camarines Norte:
>>> Caramoan Peninsula
>>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149173491: Occidental Mindoro
>>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149173501: Camarines Norte,
>>> Albay, Sorsogon
>>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149173499: Camarines Norte,
>>> Albay, Sorsogon
>>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149173500: Samar
>>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149173495: A large swathe of
>>> Central Luzon and Pangasinan
>>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149173493: Metro Manila,
>>> Cavite, Batangas
>>>
>>> The new imagery that covers part of Metro Manila is my proof that this
>>> latest batch of imagery updates were done very recently, either Monday
>>> or yesterday. I had edited near SM Mall of Asia recently[1] and the
>>> buildings in San Miguel by the Bay now visible in the new satellite
>>> imagery were definitely not there two days ago.
>>>
>>> [1] http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/changeset/10589994
>>>
>>>
>>> On Wed, Feb 8, 2012 at 12:15 AM, Eugene Alvin Villar <seav80 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> ## Edited subject; was "More Bing satellite imagery in Mindanao!" ##
>>>>
>>>> It's official, 2012 will be the busiest year for OpenStreetMap Philippines ever!
>>>>
>>>> Here's more new imagery in Luzon and Visayas:
>>>>
>>>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149165288 - Palawan: Busuanga,
>>>> Coron, Culion
>>>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149165286 - Palawan: Busuanga, Coron
>>>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149165283 - Masbate, Panay,
>>>> Negros, Cebu (Bantayan Island is covered), Bohol
>>>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149165281 - Quezon, Oriental
>>>> Mindoro (including Lucena City)
>>>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149165280 - Antique: Semirara Islands
>>>> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/way/149165287 - Masbate
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> By the end of 2012, I'm predicting that the OSM data for the
>>>> Philippines will double and that the OSM-PH Garmin map will have 6 or
>>>> 7 tiles. :)
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On Tue, Feb 7, 2012 at 11:39 PM, Eugene Alvin Villar <seav80 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>> 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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