Category Archives: LANDSAT

Satellite Image of Mount Nyamulagira Volcano in Virunga National Parks

Satellite image view of Mount Nyamulagira volcano that erupted earlier this month in Eastern Congo threatening villagers and Virunga Nationa [...]

Remote Sensing Data Aid in Monitoring Global Desertification

Remote sensing earth observation (EO) satellites provide significant contributions to desertification assessment and monitoring, particularl [...]

Mineral Exploration Using Satellite Images for Geological Applications

Satellite Remote Sensing has been a standard first step for the mineral and petroleum exploration industry. Satellite imagery from satellite [...]

Satellite Images and Digital Elevation Models (DEMs) Help Monitor Global Warming and Climate Change

The Earth, our home in space, is a varied and dynamic place. Since the beginning of human history we have sought a better understanding of t [...]

Satellite Images and GIS Aid in Disease Mapping and Surveillance

Satellite images and Geographical Information Systems (GIS) can provide public health officials with vital information needed to detect and [...]

CRYOSAT Satellite Sensor Scheduled to Launch in 2010

ESA’s CryoSat satellite is scheduled to launch February 2010. CryoSat will acquire accurate measurements of the thickness of floating sea- [...]

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 [...]

Golf Resort in Egypt Commissioned Satellite Imaging Corporation to Acquire QuickBird Satellite Image for Design and Construction

The Ancient Sands Golf Resort in El Gouna, Egypt commissioned Satellite Imaging Corporation to acquire a new QuickBird Satellite Image, at a [...]

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 [...]

Landsat Satellite Image Mosaic Reveals Antarctic

More than a thousand scenes captured during seven years of satellite observations have created the visually stunning true-color Landsat Imag [...]