Sensor Systems for Worldwide Satellite Imagery
 

Ikonos

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  • Owned by the Space Imaging Corporation
  • Produces 1m panchromatic and 4m multispectral imagery
  • Revisit time is 3-5 days
  • The minimum order size for new collection is 100 km2. Minimum order for Archive Images is 49 km2.
  • Cost varies, but is in general from $30-$60 per square kilometer
  • Phone number for contact is 1-800-232-9037 or 1-301-552-0537
  • Link to homepage is www.spaceimaging.com


1m Color of Denver, CO
Source:  (http://www.spaceimaging.com/gallery/# )
December 2, 2002

 

Quickbird

  • Owned by Digital Globe
  • Produces 61cm panchromatic and 2.44m multispectral imagery
  • Revisit time is 1-3.5 days
  • Scene size is 14km x 14km
  • Each scene costs approximately $6,000
  • Phone number for contact is 1-800-496-1255
  • The link to the company homepage is www.digitalglobe.com

San Francisco, CA
Source: (http://www.digitalglobe.com/gallery/index.shtml)
December 2, 2002

 

Spot5

  • Owned by the Spot Image corporation
  • Produces 5m panchromatic and 10m multispectral imagery
  • Revisit time is 1-4 days
  • Scene size is 60km x 60km
  • Cost varies between archived imagery and newly acquired data.  However, in general it ranges from $1,000-$6,000 per scene
  • Phone number is 1-800-ASK-SPOT
  • The link to the company homepage is www.spot.com

Athens, 5m BW
Source:  (http://www.spotimage.fr/spot5/galerie/en/en_galerie_frame.html)
December 2, 2002

             

Landsat7

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  • Owned by the USGS
  • Produces 15m panchromatic and 30m multispectral imagery
  • Revisit time is 16 days
  • Data is collected in 183km swaths
  • Cost varies, but is approximately $500-$600 per granule
  • Phone number is 1-888-ASK-USGS
  • The link to the homepage is http://landsat7.usgs.gov/index.php

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Source: (http://landsat7.usgs.gov/gallery/image_detail.php?imageid=194&catid=1)
December 2, 2002

 

IRS – 1D

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  • Owned by the Indian Government
  • Produces 5.8m panchromatic imagery, 23m VIS and NIR, 70m SWIR, and 188m WiFS
  • Revisit time of 24 days
  • Data is collected in 63-70km swaths for the panchromatic imagery
  • Cost varies, but in general a panchromatic scene is around 2500 euros
  • Phone number is +49 (0)3981 4883 88
  • The link to the homepage is http://www.euromap.de/index.htm

PAN, Munich Airport

Munich Airport, Germany
Source:  http://www.euromap.de/exam_030.htm
December 12, 2002