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Tag Archives: Satellite Imagery

Mapping the World with OpenStreetMap via Mapbox

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Kevin Bullock (@kevin_bullock), Senior Manager Product Management at DigitalGlobe We are partnering with Mapbox to bring timely and relevant imagery to OpenStreetMap. As of today you can access DigitalGlobe imagery for tracing through the Mapbox Satellite layer available in popular OpenStreetMap editors like iD or JOSM. DigitalGlobe has been a supporter and contributor to OpenStreetMap for many years now, [...]

Search for Flight MH370 – Possible Debris in the Indian Ocean

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DigitalGlobe today confirmed that it provided the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) with the satellite images that appear to show debris that may be related to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, which has been missing for 12 days and counting. The satellite images were captured on March 16 by our WorldView-2 satellite at a resolution of [...]

Introducing 50 cm TRUE*

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DigitalGlobe is proud to introduce the product name 50 cm TRUE* for its highest resolution satellite imagery products. When you see 50 cm TRUE*, you know that the image was taken by a satellite with *resolution better than 50 cm at nadir (directly overhead) and also delivers minimum 5 m CE90 accuracy. DigitalGlobe is currently [...]