ComputaMaps releases BrightEarth™, a natural color global mosaic

9 February, 2007 - ComputaMaps (Cape Town, South Africa) announced today the release of BrightEarth™, a natural color image mosaic covering 95% of the Earth’s land surface at a resolution of 14.25m.

The source for BrightEarth™ is the orthorectified Landsat 7 imagery acquired between 1999 and 2002 for NASA’s GeoCover program. Using a proprietary algorithm, ComputaMaps has transformed the original false-color GeoCover imagery mosaics into a single color-balanced global mosaic with bright, vivid natural color that retains the high contrast detail of the original pan-sharpened source imagery.

BrightEarth™ imagery has less than 10% cloud cover for 90% of source scenes, and has an absolute horizontal accuracy of ±50m RMSE with many areas under 25m.

BrightEarth™ is an ideal global imagery base for Internet map portals, location-based services, mobile content and navigation, 3D visualization and flight simulation, security and relief agency logistics, or any application where a seamless, highly detailed, geographically accurate, and realistic view of the world is required.

BrightEarth™ is available in UTM or Geographic projection, WGS84 datum, by individual country or continent, or as a single global coverage in a variety of compressed and uncompressed formats.

Visit the BrightEarth™ product page at www.computamaps.com for more information and pricing, or contact us at:

Email: Email Contact
Phone: +27.21.700.8140



Review Article Be the first to review this article
Trimble Catalyst

Harris

Featured Video
Jobs
Lead Geospatial Analyst for Alion at McLean, VA
CAD Systems Administrator for KLA-Tencor at Milpitas, CA
Senior Mechanical Engineer for Verb Surgical at Mountain View, CA
Industrial Designer Intern – Spring 2017 for Nvidia at Santa Clara, CA
Principal Research Mechatronics Engineer for Verb Surgical at Mountain View, CA
Upcoming Events
Connected Cities USA at Chicago IL - Mar 29 - 30, 2017
GeoDATA 2017 All-Ireland Showcase at Croke Park Jones' Road Dublin Ireland - Mar 30, 2017
SPTechCon 2017 at Austin Texas - Apr 2 - 5, 2017
GENEQ
Teledyne Optech
University of Denver GIS Masters Degree Online
Teledyne:
xponential2017
CADalog.com - Countless CAD add-ons, plug-ins and more.



Internet Business Systems © 2017 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
595 Millich Dr., Suite 216, Campbell, CA 95008
+1 (408)-337-6870 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy Policy