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GeoEye-1 ESA archive

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  1. Go to the ESA User Services Portal
  2. Register or log in to EO Sign In
  3. Submit the form for accessing the data
  4. The request will be evaluated by ESA, which normally takes up to 2 days
  5. Upon successful evaluation, you will receive a confirmation email
  6. A second email will follow with details of where to download the data
  7. Search and download the products from the dissemination service (via a map).
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The GEOEye products are freely accessible in accordance with ESA’s Earth observation data policy. An active EO Sign In account is required to download the products.

In ESA's Third Party Missions (TPM) dissemination service and catalogue the data is collection based and allows data browse and download through the treeview as well as via geographical search using a static map.

The products can also be discovered through ESA's EO Catalogue (EO CAT), which allows users to browse and download products among the available datasets from ESA and Third Party Missions and instruments, using various criteria (spatial, temporal).

For further information about the EO Sign In Service you can visit TellUs.

Should you need support to access the data, please contact EOHelp.

Description

The GeoEye-1 archive collection consists of GeoEye-1 products requested by ESA supported projects over their areas of interest around the world. The dataset regularly grows as ESA collects new products over the years.

Panchromatic (up to 40 cm resolution) and 4-Bands (up to 1.65 m resolution) products are available. The 4-Bands includes various options such as Multispectral (separate channel for Blue, Green, Red, NIR1), Pan-sharpened (Blue, Green, Red, NIR1), Bundle (separate bands for PAN, Blue, Green, Red, NIR1), Natural Colour (pan-sharpened Blue, Green, Red), Coloured Infrared (pan-sharpened Green, Red, NIR1).

The processing levels are:

  • STANDARD (2A): normalised for topographic relief
  • View Ready Standard (OR2A): ready for orthorectification
  • View Ready Stereo: collected in-track for stereo viewing and manipulation
  • Map-Ready (Ortho) 1:12,000 Orthorectified: additional processing unnecessary.

Spatial coverage: Check the spatial coverage of the collection on a map available on the Third Party Missions Dissemination Service.

The following table summarises the offered product types

EO-SIP product typeBand CombinationDescription
GIS_4B__2A4-Band (4B)4-Band Standard/ 4-Band Ortho Ready Standard
GIS_4B__MP4-Band (4B)4-Band Map Scale Ortho
GIS_4B__OR4-Band (4B)4-Band Ortho Ready Stereo
GIS_PAN_2APanchromatic (PAN)Panchromatic Standard/ Panchromatic Ortho Ready Standard
GIS_PAN_MPPanchromatic (PAN)Panchromatic Map Scale Ortho
GIS_PAN_ORPanchromatic (PAN)Panchromatic Ortho Ready Stereo

Details

DATA SET SPECIFICATIONS

Spatial coverage:
90 N, -90 S, -180 W, 180 E
Temporal coverage:
2009-03-29 - 2020-07-31
Date of launch:
2008-09-06
Operators:
Maxar
Mission status:
Ongoing
Orbit height:
681 km
Orbit type:
Sun-synchronous
Swath width:
15.2 km
Resolution:
Very High Resolution - VHR (0 - 5m)
Wavelengths:
VIS (0.40 - 0.75 µm), NIR (0.75 - 1.30 µm)
Product types:
GIS_PAN_2A, GIS_PAN_OR, GIS_PAN_MP, GIS_4B__2A, GIS_4B__OR, GIS_4B__MP

PROCESSING LEVEL

Level 2, Level 3, Multiple

APPLICABLE TERMS & CONDITIONS

Utilisation of this data is subject to ESA's Earth Observation Terms and Conditions.

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RESOURCES

Product Specification

Map Ready Imagery Data Sheet

Product Specification

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Product Specification

Stereo Product Details

Product Specification

Download
Product Specification

View Ready Imagery Data Sheet

Product Specification

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Software Tools

GeoEye-1 Software Tools

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