Optical Imagery

Gain more context and clarity

Versatility and value

Satellite imagery provides foundational context and visualization of ground conditions, empowering organizations to make critical, time-sensitive decisions. Emerging remote sensing technologies continue to broaden the capabilities of imaging satellites, providing more types of data at global scale.

 

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Superior quality for better outcomes

Foundational context

Start your project with a baseline understanding of ground conditions

Mapping

Create maps over large or small areas based on your unique specifications

Analysis & identification

Visualize and analyze your area of interest to identify ground features with best-in-class image clarity 

Machine learning

High-quality data fuels machine learning and AI applications to help unlock new value

Unmatched foundational data

Resolution

Maxar is the first company to deliver native 30 cm resolution imagery, delivering clearer, richer images that empower better decision making through improved situational awareness.

Accuracy

Our advanced accuracy technology ensures content from Maxar is as closely aligned as possible to a known coordinate on Earth. The average positional accuracy of our imagery is less than 5m CE90.

Spectral bands

Go beyond what’s visible to the naked eye with multispectral imagery, including short-wave infrared (SWIR). Classify vegetation health, categorize man-made and natural material, penetrate smoke, detect fire, map minerals and more.

A digital time machine

Access our 100+ petabyte image archive, offering historical context and change over time at global scale.

Find imagery over your area of interest

Extract more information with the highest resolution commercial satellite imagery available in the world, plus daily coverage or historical imagery from our vast archive.

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