Mar 01, 2015

New PlanetSAT 15 L8 base maps of the Middle East processed with up-to-date imagery

(24 February 2015) The company PlanetObserver is happy to present PlanetSAT 15 L8, the new range of country base maps processed from fresh Landsat 8 imagery.

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PlanetSAT 15 L8 products are seamless base maps with 15-meter resolution, processed in natural colours from orthorectified Landsat 8 imagery. Having selected the best available cloudless scenes collected since spring 2013, PlanetObserver offers a new generation of high quality imagery base maps.

PlanetSAT 15 L8 base maps are immediately available for many Middle East countries (Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Syria). Production is now focusing on Iran and Saudi Arabia, as well as the whole Arabian Peninsula and Maghreb countries. The list of countries and areas available is regularly updated on PlanetObserver website.

If an area of interest is not off-the-shelf yet, PlanetObserver offers on demand production service. We produce custom mosaics according to the client’s specifications.

“PlanetSAT 15 L8 new range is a natural expansion of our imagery portfolio”, explains Laurent Masselot, CEO of PlanetObserver. “After the release of PlanetSAT 15 v4.2 global imagery base map, we’re now concentrating on the production of strong value-added country mosaics with fresh data. Our key to success: a dedicated in-house production team who ensures high product quality in reduced production lead time”.

PlanetSAT 15 L8 new imagery base maps constitute great assets for all projects requiring up-to-date quality satellite data. By combining PlanetSAT 15 L8 country mosaics to PlanetSAT 15 global imagery product, professionals benefit from a unique ready-to-use global base map available immediately.

About PlanetObserver

PlanetObserver offers a full range of value-added geospatial products: PlanetSAT imagery mosaics in natural colors with a unique visual quality, PlanetDEM global and accurate Digital Elevation Models, and PlanetAIR aerial photography of France and any places in the world. All products are developed internally, backed up by PlanetObserver’s know-how in geospatial data processing and over 25 years of technological expertise.

PlanetObserver geospatial data are perfect for numerous commercial, military and consumer applications, ranging from web-mapping to 3D visualization and simulation solutions, moving map apps, cartographic mapping to audio-visual production.

(source: PlanetObserver)

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