WSF2015_v1_EPSG4326_PercentSettlementArea_500m.tif (215.23 MB)
World Settlement Footprint (WSF) 2015 - Percent Settlement Area - 500m
datasetposted on 13.07.2020, 10:24 by Mattia Marconcini, Annekatrin Metz-Marconcini, Soner Üreyen, Daniela Palacios-Lopez, Wiebke Hanke, Felix Bachofer, Julian Zeidler, Thomas Esch, Emanuele Strano
The dataset is a 500m resampled version of the World Settlement Footprint (WSF) 2015 layer. Specifically, each pixel is associated with the corresponding percent area on the ground covered by settlements. The product is distributed as single GeoTIFF file (EPSG4326 projection, deflate compression) embedding overviews for the levels 2, 4, 8, 16, 32, 64, 128 and 256.