DigitalGlobe Basemap

Explore the DigitalGlobe Basemap Suite

Basemap offers more than just one view of the Earth. With several extensions to choose from, you can customize your subscription based on your needs.

Explore the DigitalGlobe Basemap Suite

Basemap offers more than just one view of the Earth. With several extensions to choose from, you can customize your subscription based on your needs.

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The products in the Basemap Suite are fantastic decision-making resources on their own or together, to get you to actionable, real-world answers

Analyst ready:
No need to search for or process imagery, so you get right to work.

Map-making resource:
Use the best imagery to update and maintain your maps.

Understand the environment:
Easily add context with imagery as a foundation.

 
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Standard Basemap

The best images from the industry-leading DigitalGlobe Image Library, accessible online and covering almost everywhere on the globe. Basemap simplifies the process of obtaining, engineering, and producing imagery so you quickly get the answers you need.

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Basemap +Daily

Organizations needing near real-time access to imagery over areas of strategic and economic interest depend on Basemap +Daily. Every qualified new image collection from the DigitalGlobe satellite constellation is automatically posted online, so it is ready to use within hours of collection.

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Basemap +Daily hosts imagery online within hours of collection to build a more complete picture of the current situation on the ground over time.

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Basemap Extended Coverage

Basemap Extended Coverage provides customers with access to more content over their area of interest. The Extended Coverage option includes images with more cloud cover to ensure more complete coverage in regions of the world with persistent clouds or other climate challenges, like those near the Equator.

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Basemap +Refresh

When subscribers need a committed new collection plan to ensure a current view of their AOI, Basemap +Refresh is the best option. Available today for the United States (except Alaska) and all its island territories, Basemap +Refresh helps organizations meet regulatory and environmental compliance, better organize field and mobile workforces, and streamline collaboration.

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A committed and predictable refresh schedule lets you plan ahead with up-to-date, high-quality imagery.

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Basemap +Vivid

Get the most beautiful, high-resolution, satellite imagery basemap available anywhere. Powered by DigitalGlobe’s proprietary image processing techniques and unrivaled high-resolution imagery archive, Basemap +Vivid delivers a consistent mosaicked view over large areas of interest. It’s the world the way you expect to see it.

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Basemap +Vivid Coverage

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Basemap +Metro

A constantly growing collection of map-ready satellite imagery, Basemap +Metro provides a consistent, up-to-date view of more than 2,000 of world capitals and major metropolitan areas around the globe. Coverage extends beyond the city center to encompass suburbs, airports, and other developed zones, to help you keep pace with rapid urban change and development.

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Basemap +Metro Coverage

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See the ways you can use the DigitalGlobe Basemap Suite

Digitize parcels for accurate land use or agricultural records

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Land development is happening faster than ever.

Because of this rapidly changing landscape it can be difficult for governments to keep their land use records current.

Combine DigitalGlobe satellite imagery with current parcel information to get the most up-to-date and accurate imagery of your city's land with boundaries laid on top. This is perfect for better understanding land applications like infrastructure planning and taxation.

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Gaining a business edge

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Location-based analytics are increasingly important in understanding key business metrics, competitive dynamics, new market opportunities, and maximizing revenues.

Current technologies have many shortcomings in providing a comprehensive picture of location-based analytics.

DigitalGlobe's analytics — derived from high-resolution satellite imagery — provide a business edge by giving you up to date, geographically relevant, and highly accurate information that facilitates and supports better and more timely business decisions.

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Deliver the clearest view of the Earth

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Successful companies competing in the consumer-facing social/mobile/location space need to maximize user retention and engagement.

Piecing together a patchwork of datasets from disparate sources can lead to frustration and customer attrition.

DigitalGlobe's high-resolution satellite imagery provides your users with the most clear, consistent, and complete perspective of the world.

With the highest quality and most current imagery, you are able to bring value to your users, ultimately creating better user experiences, longer engagement times, and increased revenues.

Choose your access options

Our web-based subscription service gives you ready access through:

  • DigitalGlobe Cloud Service
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  • My DigitalGlobe
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  • Web Feature Services
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  • Web Map Services
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  • Web Map Title Service
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  • Web Coverage Service
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  • ImageConnect
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  • DigitalGlobe Cloud Service
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  • My DigitalGlobe
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  • Web Feature Services
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  • Web Map Services
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  • Web Coverage Service
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  • ImageConnect
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