Satellite Images for Mining and Mineral Exploration

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Satellite images for Mining and Mineral Exploration have benefited geologists, scientists and exploration managers due to the sensor containing multiple band colors which allows them to interpret wavelengths that cannot be seen by the human eye, such as near infrared, … Continue reading

Satellite Images for Natural Disaster Monitoring

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Satellite images incorporated with geographic information systems (GIS) can give emergency officials a wealth of information for assessment, analysis and natural disaster monitoring such as droughts, landslides, floods, earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes, cyclones, volcanic eruptions and tsunamis. WorldView-2 (0.5m) Satellite Image of Mount … Continue reading

Satellite Images of 2011 – Making History

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GeoEye-1 (0.5m) Satellite Image of Egyptian Protests in Tahrir Square, Cairo, Egypt Click on image to view in full resolution (Copyright © DigitalGlobe and Courtesy of Satellite Imaging Corporation) GeoEye-1 (0.5m) Satellite Image of Tsunami Damage at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power … Continue reading

Satellite Images of Earth at Night

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Earth at Night This composite image, which has become a popular poster, shows a satellite images of Earth at night, compiled from over 400 satellite images. NASA researchers have used these images of nighttime lights to study weather around urban … Continue reading