Noninvasive Survey Uses the Latest Technologies – GeoEye Featured on NatGeo Site

Illustration courtesy GeoEye, Inc…Multispectral imagery collected by the GeoEye-1 and Ikonos Earth-sensing satellites, generously provided by the GeoEye Foundation, allows the team to survey the expansive Mongolian landscape for sites of interest. The Ikonos satellite, at right, was the first sensor in the world to offer publicly available high-resolution imagery at 1- and 4-meter resolution. It has played a critical role in expedition planning and landscape mapping. Data from the newly launched GeoEye-1 satellite, at left, which boasts 0.41-meter resolution capabilities, was collected to enable more detailed ground survey through crowdsourcing.

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GeoEye is a leading source of geospatial information and insight for decision makers and analysts who need a clear understanding of our changing world to protect lives, manage risk and optimize resources. Each day, organizations in defense and intelligence, public safety, critical infrastructure, energy, and online media rely on GeoEye’s imagery, tools and expertise to support important missions around the globe. Widely recognized as a pioneer in high-resolution satellite imagery, GeoEye has evolved into a complete provider of geospatial intelligence solutions. GeoEye’s ability to collect, process and analyze massive amounts of geospatial data allows our customers to quickly see precise changes on the ground and anticipate where events may occur in the future. GeoEye is a public company listed on NASDAQ as GEOY and is headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, with more than 700 employees worldwide. View all posts by webmastergeoeye

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