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Table 1 Descriptions of used aerial photographs and satellite images

From: Land use and forest cover dynamics in the North-eastern Addis Ababa, central highlands of Ethiopia

  1975 1995 2017
Satellite (sensor) Landsat MSS Landsat TM Sentinel-2
Sources Earth explorer Earth explorer ESA
Path/Row 181/54 168/54
Acquisition date 27/10/1975 30/01/1995 03/01/2017
Resolution (pixel spacing) 60 × 60 (m) 30 × 30 (m) 10 × 10 (m)
Sun elevation 51.60345044 41.65797036 51.97848572
Sun azimuth 123.3010071 123.291754 148.74649983
Solar zenith angle (θ) 38.39654956 48.34202964 38.02151428
Purpose For classification