Updated Imagery – May 23, 2007

The following imagery was added to Virtual Earth (and Live Search Maps) today. Can you say 11.5 terabytes of new imagery data?

Hi-res Orthos (using the UltraCam camera)

Canadian Areas…
• Toronto

US areas…
• Savannah, GA
• SaintPaul, MN
• Queens, NY
• Queens, NY
• Tampa, FL
• Yonkers/Bronx, NY
• Cape Coral, FL
• St. Petersburg Beach, FL
• Minneapolis, MN

UK areas…
• Cardiff
• North Hampton
• Gloucester
• Bristol
• Plymouth
• Eastbourne
• Wolverhampton
• Swindon

Hi-res orthos from GlobeXplorer/Digital Globe
• Kansas City/Metro, MO
• Greenville, SC
• South Collier County, FL
• Richmond, VA
• Norfolk, VA
• Chicago, IL
• Phoenix, AZ
• Phoenix/Metro, AZ
• Casa Grande, AZ
• Tampa/St. Petersburg/Sarasota, FL
• South East, FL
• Charlotte, NC
• Mass State, MA
• New York City, NY
• Reno/Lake Tahoe, CA
• Monterey/South Coast, CA
• Madison, WI
• Green Bay/Appleton, WI
• Milwaukee, WI
• New York/Long Island, NY
• Orange County, CA
• Pittsburgh, PA
• Charleston, SC

OBLIQUES (Bird’s Eye) from BLOM

UK areas…
• Chelmsford
• London
• Weston Super Mare

Germany areas…
• Ertstadt
• Heidelberg
• Kerpen
• Worms

Italy areas…
• Altamura
• Andria
• Barletta-Trani
• Caserta
• Cuneo
• Manfredonia
• Potenza
• San_Servero
• Avellino
• Cava Tirreni
• La Spezia
• Cerignola
• Ragusa
• San Remo
• Trapani

France areas…
• Niort
• Cholet
• Valence

Finland areas…
• Joensuu
• Kuopio
• Lahti
• Tampere
• Kotka
• Pori
• Oulu
• Turku

Netherlands areas…
• Almere
• Arnhem
• Deventer
• Emmen
• Hardenberg
• Hilversum
• Smallingerland
• Alkmaar
• Amersfoort
• Apeldoorn
• Dordrecht
• Ede
• Eindhoven
• Hoogeveen
• Hoorn
• Almelo
• Leyl
• Oost-Vlieland
• Sittard
• Assen
• Bergen op Zoom
• Gouda
• Leeuwarden
• Roosendaal

Spain areas…
• Avilla
• Burgos
• Gijon
• Lugo
• Ourense
• Salmanca
• Segovia
• Vigo
• Ponferrada
• Zamora
• PALE
• Cuidad
• Pontevedra
• Santander
• Girona
• Torrelavega
• Valladolid
• Castellon de la Plana
• Elda
• Fuengirola
• Granada
• Mijas
• Murcia
• Velez

Norway areas…
• Skien
• Fredrikstad

Switzerland area…
• St.Gall

Denmark areas…
• Kolding
• Esbjerg
• Fredso
• Aalborg

Belgium areas…
• Aalst
• Brugge
• Charleroi
• Gent
• Hasselt
• Kortrijk
• Liege
• Leuven
• Mechelen
• Mons
• Oostende
• Saint Niklaas
• Tournai
• Verviers

GeoEye 1m satellite orthos
• US Virgin Islands
• Br Virgin Islands
• Taos
• Fredericton
• Charlottetown
• Edwards Air Force Base
• Regina
• St. Johns
• Victoria
• Whistler
• Hot Springs NP
• Acadia NP
• Minsk
• Prague
• Lisbon
• Bucharest
• Sofiya
• Odesa
• Cairo
• Madrid
• Barcelona
• Stockholm
• Budapest
• Athens
• Montevideo
• Victoria Falls
• Mexico City
• Mecca
• CanberraAU
• Nairobi, Kenya
• Iguaza Falls
• Amazon Rain Forest (small parts)
• Cockbur Harbor
• Harbour Island
• Gorda Cay
• High Rocks
• FreeT own
• St. Eustatius
• Ayers Rock
• AngkorWat
• Cancun/Carmen
• Cozumel
• George Town
• Kingston
• Nassau
• Lautoka
• St Barthelemy
• Point a Pitre

NAIP orthos for 30
(Each state has sometimes full, sometimes partial coverage, but this does a lot to rid ourselves of the Black and White DOQQs we have heard so many complaints about.)
1m resolution, 2005…
• CA, OR, MT, ND, CO, WI, MI, SC, & MD.
2m resolution, 2005…
• AL, AZ, CT, FL, GA, LA, IL, IA, KS, MN, MO, MS, NC, NE, OH, OK, PA, RI, TX, VA, & WA.

All of Germany from Intergraph (InterMapServer)
• 1m coverage with a few 0.5m covered areas

France 0.5 meter orthos from InterAtlas
• Lyon
• Orleans
• Aix-Marseille

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2 comments
  1. Anonymous

    However, the aerial imagery of downtown Chicago now looks like crap until you zoom in all the way.  Take a look.  Very disappointing.

  2. Anonymous

    Thank you!  Champaign-Urbana, IL imagery now BLOWS AWAY Google’s.  I shall continue to evangelize Virtual Earth to all my peers!  :-)

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