Community Mappersⓘ Total number of Mappers using HOT Tasking Manager
Total Map Editsⓘ Total number of edits using HOT Tasking Manager from Missing Maps API
Buildings Mappedⓘ Total number of buildings mapped using HOT Tasking Manager from Missing Maps API
Roads Mapped (KM)ⓘ Total length of roads mapped using HOT Tasking Manager from Missing Maps API
Community Mappersⓘ Total number of OSM Mappers in Ecuador from Missing Maps API
Total Map Editsⓘ Total number of OSM edits in Ecuador from Missing Maps API
Buildings Mappedⓘ Total number of OSM buildings in Ecuador from Missing Maps API
Roads Mapped (KM)ⓘ Total length of OSM roads in Ecuador from Missing Maps API
Our work in Ecuador
Recent news from Ecuador (View all news)
Ecuador Earthquake: Assessing the Extent of Damaged Buildings
Efforts are still going strong 7 weeks after the initial earthquake struck Ecuador on the 16th April close to the towns of Muisne and Pedernales, with HOT transitioning from the 1st stage of mapping focused on pre-event data to the 2nd stage, a pilot project aimed at mapping building damage and temporary shelters.
Ecuador Earthquake: Day 16 Update
We want to highlight the amazing work done to date by the wonderful volunteers mappers of OpenStreetMap, with 2,300 individuals making close to 3 million map changes with the associated #MappingEcuador changeset comment.
Latest Update: Earthquakes in Japan and Ecuador
Ecuador: An earthquake of magnitude 7.8 hit the coastal region of Ecuador on April 16th. This major event was followed by several aftershocks. HOT is currently at "Moderate Event (Local Leadership)" status and is continuing to monitor the situation and await more guidance from colleagues in Ecuador.Japan: On April 14th and 15th, several earthquakes hit Kumamoto Japan. Our colleagues at Crisis Mappers Japan (http://crisismappers.jp/) are taking the lead on mapping the affected areas in OpenStreetMap. Several members of Crisis Mappers Japan traveled to Kumamoto this weekend to assess data needs. HOT is monitoring the situation and will provide additional support as needed.