Category Archives: Disasters


Japanese Weather Satellite Eyes Tianjin, China Explosion

One of the many benefits that are offered by geospatial satellite imagery is the ability to follow weather patterns.  Thanks to the technol [...]

Weathering the Storm

As gray storm clouds begin to creep in along the horizon and the wind blows ominously into your town, you realize that a hurricane is fast a [...]

Satellite Images Before and After Typhoon Haiyan, Philippines

WorldView-2 Satellite Images Before and After Typhoon Haiyan, Philippines Click on image to view slider with before and after satellite imag [...]

Satellite Image of Costa Concordia Recovery

Pleiades-1 Satellite Image of Costa Concordia Recovery Click on image to view in high resolution (Image Copyright © AIRBUS Defence and Spac [...]

Most Popular Satellite Images of 2012

Most Popular Satellite Images of 2012 Most popular satellite image for 2012 by Visions of Earth. These satellite images were viewed most pop [...]

Satellite Images of Impact Craters and Structures

Satellite Images of Impact Craters and Structures Around the World Satellite Image of Vredefort Crater, South Africa Largest Impact Crater F [...]

Satellite Image of Hurricane Sandy Destruction

GeoEye-1 (0.5m) Satellite Image of Hurricane Sandy Destruction Click on image to view in high resolution. (Copyright © DigitalGlobe and Co [...]

Satellite Image of World Trade Center Towers Memorial

IKONOS (1m) Satellite Image of the World Trade Center Towers 911 Memorial Manhattan, New York – August 26, 2011 Click images to view i [...]

Satellite Image of Waldo Canyon Colorado Fires

GeoEye-1 (0.5m) Satellite Image of Waldo Canyon Colorado Fires, Colorado Springs Click image to view in high resolution. (Copyright © Digit [...]

Satellite Image of High Park Colorado Wildfires

Worldview-2 (0.5m) Satellite Image of High Park Wildfires in Colorado (Copyright © DigitalGlobe and Courtesy of Satellite Imaging Corporat [...]