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|Somalia SWALIM Add-on|
Somalia 100k - 200k Topo
|Latest release||1.2 / April, 2007|
The Somalia add-on is a set of topographical maps covering Somalia in 100k and 200k resolution, vector data of Mogadishu streets and general data, and displays areas affected by flooding, in addition a few areas also have othophotos provided by DigitalGlobe. The data in this add-on was obtained by Madmappers from various sources, they then processed the data and in collaboration with SWALIM, FAO and FEF put it on servers for access by World Wind users and relief agencies.
The data in this add-on can also be viewed in a web browser using the MadMappers created SOMAP.
This imagery is not public domain, please see the license section for more information.
Currently included data
- Using the self installing exe -
- Double click 'WorldWind_1.4_SWALIM_Somalia_1.2.exe' and follow the on-screen prompts.
- When the installer has completed you are ready to run World Wind.
- Load World Wind, you will a new icons in the toolbar.
- Then zoom into Somalia to view the new imagery, you can also click here or click the 'Somalia-Swalim' entry in the Layer Manager.
- By default the 100k maps and QuickBird imagery are loaded, if you wish to view the 200k maps click on 'Layer Manager' located on the far left of your toolbar, the Layer Manager menu will appear, click the arrow next to 'Somalia-SWALIM', next click inside the square next to 'Somalia Topos 200k' the 200k maps should now load.
- To view metadata for the Topo layers in World Wind's internal browser, click the title in Layer Manager.
- To activate or deactivate the other layers follow a similar process.
- Clicking the SWALIM logo will open this webpage.
- Clicking the DigitalGlobe text will open the DigitalGlobe License agreement in World Wind's internal browser.
There is a bug in World Wind 1.4 where clicking an icon or layer name which opens the internal browser gives the following message box
just click 'OK' and World Wind will continue normally.
This was a debug message inadvertently left in 1.4 and does not have any adverse effects.
- Download Add-on
- World Wind Forums Thread
- Madmappers SOMAP applet
- Mogadishu Refugee Migration Add-On
- Somalia Maps and Imagery for NASA World Wind by WWW.MADMAPPERS.COM
This add-on was prepared by MadMappers.com for the SWALIM - Somalia Water and Land Information Management (http://www.faoswalim.org). SWALIM is managed by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations and funded by the European Commission and United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF).
Copyrights exist for this mapping product.
By proceeding with this installation you confirm that you have been made aware that Copyrights exist, that this mapping product is licensed for your personal use only and that you will not modify and/or redistribute it in any form to any third party.
Any kind of commercial use is strictly forbidden.
Furthermore, you declare that you have read in full the text of the following licensing agreement.
- TERMS OF LICENCING AND WARRANTY
Data accessible via this add-on was supplied by FAO SWALIM, Digital Globe and Madmappers, prepared for use in World Wind by MadMappers and is licensed under the terms and conditions listed below. Please refer in particular to the "Conditions of the Licence Agreement relating to the Quickbird Data" and "Conditions of Licence Agreement relating to data processed by MadMappers".
IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT THE CONDITIONS OF THE LICENCE AGREEMENT AS SET OUT BELOW, PLEASE DO NOT INSTALL THIS ADD-ON
- Conditions of Licence Agreement relating to Quickbird data.
Quickbird imagery by Digital Globe in compliance with terms of clause 6.3 of the CIVIL ORGANIZATION END USER LICENSE (DigitalGlobe, Inc. Civil Org EULA_4861 Rev: 2.0 06/01/2004). (c) COPYRIGHT 2006 DigitalGlobe.
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- Conditions of Licence Agreement relating to data processed by MadMappers.
DISCLAIMER: Data preparation for World Wind is by MadMappers. SWALIM bears no responsability for errors or inaccuracies.
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