Category Archives: Google Earth

DigitalGlobe Request US government to Lift Restrictions on Commercial Satellite Imagery

Satellite imagery provider DigitalGlobe has made a request for the US government to lift restrictions on the pixel resolution of available c [...]

Satellite Imaging Corporation using GeoEye-1 Satellite Sensor to acquire Stereo Imagery at 0.5m Resolution for Production of 2m...

With the successful launch of GeoEye-1 satellite sensor from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California on September 6, 2008 at 11:50:57 Hrs (P [...]

Somali Pirates Hijacked Tanker, M/V Sirius Star, Located by GeoEye IKONOS High-Resolution Satellite Sensor

GeoEye IKONOS Satellite collects high-resolution (<1m) image on November 20th, 2008 of the hijacked supertanker Sirius Star owned by ARAM [...]

Virunga National Park Gorilla Murders – Caught in the Line of Fire – Satellite Imaging Update

On July 2007, four rare mountain gorillas from the Rugendo Family were senselessly shot execution style in the Democratic Republic of the Co [...]

Satellite Images and GIS Supports Conservation Efforts in Virunga National Park, Africa

Satellite Imaging Corporation (SIC) in cooperation with GeoEye Foundation (formerly Space Imaging) produced a 1m Natural Color IKONOS Satell [...]

Satellite Views of Ancient Observatories

Satellite Imaging is happy to release views of ten ancient observatories from its collection of IKONOS Satellite images. The locations shown [...]

Using Google Earth to Create an ‘Area of Interest’ for Custom Satellite Images

We’re excited about a new section of content we’ve built at the main SIC site. A new page, entitled “Google Earth: Identif [...]

Satellite Image of Face in Alberta, Canada Hills

A Google Earth user found a dazzling image of a facial profile in the hills of Alberta, Canada. [...]