Space Imaging's 5-Meter Resolution Satellite Imagery Available Online. 02.26.2002
Space Imaging, a provider of Earth imagery and related services to commercial and government markets, is offering custom-area, 5-meter resolution satellite imagery of the continental United States from the Indian Remote Sensing satellites through Space Imaging's new Carterra Online. Customers can order the 5-meter, cloud-free, panchromatic, orthorectified imagery in three easy steps and have the order quickly filled. By using the new Carterra Online at carterraonline.spaceimaging.com, customers can view 5-meter imagery of the entire continental U.S. Carterra Online has a new HTML interface which requires no plug-ins to download. Base-map layers and map symbols, in addition to multiple image dates, can be turned on and off.
Customers can define their own custom area and Carterra Online will then calculate the total square kilometers and cost. The footprint of the area can be adjusted by the customer until the correct area and specifications are defined. Once a suitable area has been selected, customers can order the imagery directly online. The custom area will be automatically cut out and delivered to the customer electronically. Customers may choose rapid off-line delivery for larger orders.
The custom area 5 meter product is ideal for regional planning, emergency management, homeland security and utility corridor management. The imagery is orthorectified with a horizontal accuracy of up to 25 meters and 1:50,000 National Map Accuracy Standard.
Other features of Carterra Online include the ability to save searches, track orders and customize online preferences. Users can create their own page at MyCarterra Online for quick access to their previous saved areas and orders.