GEOEYE-1: launched for the highest resolution

GEOEYE-1: launched for the highest resolution


GeoEye-1, the world`s highest resolution commercial Earth-imaging satellite, has been launched last September 6, 2008. GeoEye-1 is capable of collecting up to 700,000 square km in a single day, with a ground resolution of 0.41-meters in the panchromatic mode and of 1.65-m resolution multispectral. GeoEye-1 will now undergo a calibration and check-out period before imagery products will be available for sale. Watch the first image collected on October 7th at: http://www.planetek.it/eng/gallery.asp?catid=9 To know more visit the official web page: