Author Archives: Apollo Mapping

Out of This World – Juno Spies a Little Red Spot

Posted on February 7th, 2017
The Juno spacecraft captured this amazing image of Jupiter’s northern latitude. (Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SwRI/MSSS/Gerald Eichstaedt/John Rogers)

The Juno spacecraft is whizzing around Jupiter and its highly destructive atmosphere, gathering as much data as it can before it succumbs to the inevitable. … Read more

Data Alert – The Up-to-Date Imagery Notification Service is Live!

Posted on February 7th, 2017

Do you have an area of interest that requires regularly updated imagery but you do not have time to check daily for this data?

Or perhaps you have a remote location that needs updated imagery but you cannot afford a … Read more

High-Resolution Imagery Collections – Pléiades 1 – Middle East, October to December 2016

Posted on February 7th, 2017
This map shows the areas imaged by the Pléiades 1 constellation from October 1 to December 31, 2016 over the Middle East. Please note that in many instances, multiple images were collected over the same area which is difficult to… Read more

A Quick Update on WorldView-4

Posted on February 7th, 2017

We have received quite a few emails about the status of DigitalGlobe’s recently launched 30-cm satellite, WorldView-4. And we are happy to report that calibration is moving forward as planned and imagery sales are expected to start in late 2017.… Read more

DigitalGlobe Basemap – A Worldwide Imagery Solution – Focus on South America

Posted on February 7th, 2017

Do you have the need for regularly updated images of locations around the world?

Perhaps you need imagery to integrate with an OEM solution you are developing?

Or maybe your organization uses large amounts of high-resolution imagery each year, and … Read more

Reaching Orbit – Google Lunar XPRIZE

Posted on February 7th, 2017

The Moon, the first frontier. It has been decades since humanity has set foot on the Moon. These days we hear more about those original astronauts passing away then we hear about new ventures to our nearest neighbor. NASA has … Read more

A Statement from Apollo Mapping on President Trump’s Immigration Ban

Posted on February 7th, 2017

“If the ban were announced with a one week notice, the “bad” would rush into our country during that week. A lot of bad “dudes” out there!” 

A tweet by President Drumpf in regards to his immigration and refugee executive… Read more

Your Imagery Work Break – 2016 Rio Summer Olympics

Posted on February 7th, 2017

We love maps.

We love imagery.

We love work breaks.

We hope you like them as well!

(Image Courtesy: DigitalGlobe. Processed by Apollo Mapping for improved color accuracy and clarity.)

I know you are thinking of spring already, but you … Read more