Satellite image of an ASM site, Côte d’Ivoire

A high resolution satellite image of an ASM site in Côte d’Ivoire

Detailed Description

High-resolution satellite imagery of a small-scale diamond mining site. The pits containing dark water that are surrounded by vegetation are no longer active. The pits surrounded by bright soil, containing bright, cloudy water are active.

ASM site near Bobi, Côte d’Ivoire (8.1290, -6.617)

Details

Image Dimensions: 3966 x 3106

Date Taken:

Lat / Long: 8.129000000000 / -6.617000000000

Credits

Image courtesy of DigitalGlobe WorldView-3 satellite