Imagery and geospatial data challenges

These puzzles and challenges provides a taste of the activities that geospatial intelligence analysis entails. Answer the photo challenges and submit to find a career with a mission and a purpose.

The answers will be available for download once the challenge has been submitted.

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Photo challenges
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This data covers a collection period of 60 days. Data is spatially binned in hexagons, with a colour range of purple-pink-orange-yellow. Purple represents a count of 1 and yellow represents a count of 2000 or more.

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This data covers a collection period of 20 years, displayed on a yellow-to-red scale.

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12) What is represented at: 

  • Location A
  • Location B

Note answers on paper.

This is a geospatial dataset represented as a density on a black background (black is "no data").

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14) What is represented at: 

  • Location A
  • Location B
  • Location C

Note answers on paper.

This is a geospatial dataset represented as a density on a black background (black is "no data").

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To see the answers and insights for the photo challenges, submit and download the answer document.