Satellite Image of “Wish” Art by Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada

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GeoEye-1 (0.5m) Satellite Image of “Wish” by Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada (Image Copyright © DigitalGlobe and Courtesy of Satellite Imaging Corporation) Satellite image of “Wish” art by Jorge Rodríguez-Gerada a portrait of a young girl making a wish covers eleven acres of … Continue reading

Satellite Image of Victoria Falls ‘The Smoke That Thunders’

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Pleiades (0.5m) Satellite Photo of Victoria Falls, Zambia and Zimbabwe Click image to view in high resolution. Copyright © ASTRIUM and Courtesy of Satellite Imaging Corporation. All rights reserved. View more satellite images and photos from the Pleiades 1A & … Continue reading

Satellite Image of Nazca Lines in Peru

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Pleiades-1B (0.5m) Satellite Image Nazca Lines in Peru Click image to view in high resolution. Copyright © ASTRIUM and Courtesy of Satellite Imaging Corporation. All rights reserved. The Nazca Lines are a series of ancient geoglyphs located in the Nazca … Continue reading

Satellite Image of Singapore Marine District

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WorldView-2 (0.5m) Satellite Image of Singapore Marine District Click to view in high resolution. Copyright © DigitalGlobe and Courtesy of Satellite Imaging Corporation. All rights reserved. An island country made up of 63 islands, it is separated from Malaysia by … Continue reading

Satellite Image of Cabo San Lucas

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QuickBird (0.6m) Satellite Image of Cabo San Lucas, Mexico Click image to view in high resolution. Copyright © DigitalGlobe and Courtesy of Satellite Imaging Corporation. All rights reserved. Cabo San Lucas is a city at the southern tip of the … Continue reading

Satellite Image of the Great Barrier Reef in Australia

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Worldview-2 (0.5m) Satellite Image of the Great Barrier Reef in Australia Click image to view in high resolution. Copyright © DigitalGlobe and Courtesy of Satellite Imaging Corporation. All rights reserved. Great Barrier Reef is the world’s largest coral reef system … Continue reading

Earth Observation Satellites 1957 to the Present

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Earth observation satellites are used to map and monitor our planet’s resources and ever-changing chemical life cycles. They follow sun-synchronous, polar orbits. Under constant, consistent illumination from the sun, they take images in different colors of visible light and non-visible radiation. … Continue reading

Satellite Image of Venice Italy

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IKONOS (0.8m) Satellite Image of Venice Italy – “City of Water” Click image to view in high resolution. Copyright © DigitalGlobe. Courtesy of Satellite Imaging Corporation. All rights reserved. Venice is a city in northeastern Italy sited on a group … Continue reading

Satellite Image of Taketomi-Jima Island Japan

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SPOT-6 Satellite Image of Taketomi-Jima Island, Ryukyu Island, Japan Click Image to view in high resolution. Copyright © ASTRIUM and Courtesy of Satellite Imaging Corporation. All rights reserved. Taketomi Island located in the Yaeyama District of Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. The population … Continue reading

Satellite Image of the Island of Love ‘Galesnjak’

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Pleiades-1A (0.5m) Satellite Image – Galesnjak, “Island of Love”, Croatia Pasman Channel, Adriatic Sea Click on image to view in high resolution. Image copyright © ASTRIUM and Courtesy of Satellite Imaging Corporation. All rights reserved. Between the islands of Pasman … Continue reading