What's New in World Imagery Basemap (February 2018)

Community Maps Imagery Updates

It is looking to be a very productive year for our Community Maps Program.  Over the last two months we have updated our World Imagery basemap with high-resolution aerial imagery contributions ranging from 4 to 30cm.

A few highlights:

See What’s New in Community Maps Imagery (2018) to explore a series of bookmarked locations and a full listing of 2018 Community Maps Imagery publications by month.

DigitalGlobe Imagery Updates

So far, in 2018, we have published more than 35 Million KM² of DigitalGlobe satellite imagery.  Most recently we published 1m coverage of the following:

  • Mexico
  • Argentina
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Oman
  • Yemen
  • Egypt
  • Ethiopia
  • Libya
  • Western Sahara
  • Morocco
  • Mauritania
  • Tunisia
  • Algeria
  • Mali
  • Niger
  • Sudan
  • South Sudan
  • Somalia
  • Tanzania
  • Kazakhstan
  • Turkmenistan
  • Uzbekistan
  • North Korea
  • South Korea
  • Azores
  • Cape Verde
  • Canary Islands


Robert joined Esri in March 2017 as Production Manager with the ArcGIS Living Atlas team. He takes great pride in being a part of all that goes into providing Esri users with the rich online content that the Living Atlas offers...content to compliment and enhance Esri's industry leading geospatial platform...content to drive and support the Science of Where.

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