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Looking at beautiful Somalia in colors

It has been a little while since I dropped into Sentinel Hubs Playground, but after seeing a satellite image at my living rooms Chromecast, I had to take a look myself. Here is the result, simply stunning: Most of the pictures are viewed through agriculture bands 11, 8, 2 with Atmospheric correction switched on.

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Identify dominant colors in an image

Deeply inspired by a tweet I saw a couple of days ago, where @NASAGoddard teamed up with @colourlovers to identify colors in satellite images, I set out to write a script that did this with any image. UPDATE: Try it now online at http://apps.hoyd.net/hexcolors/ I have been using Sentinel Hub to spot beautiful places on […]

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Eying an Ukranian gulf from the sky with Sentinel Hub

Gulf of Tendra or Tendra Bay is a shallow water bay near the coast of Ukraine (peninsula Yahorlyk Kut), northern Black Sea. Here is a view from the air as well: https://goo.gl/maps/HLqmUMWgL822 Take a look at these stunning images taken by a Sentinel 2 satellite

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Stunning pictures of Vladivostok, Russia

I have never travelled to Vladivostok, far east in Russia, but I did have a look-see through the orbiting #Sentinel2 satellite. Simply stunning!

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Earth observation

Mongolia from above

Navigating through the enormous data sets from the Copernicus programme, I wanted to focus on Mongolia this time. Here are some beauties I came across.

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Earth observation

Eyes in the sky

Just watched the Antitrust movie from the 90s, which perhaps was on the verge before web 2.0 became a reality. Prior to web 2.0, Internet was slow and it would take ages just to download a media file like a mp3-file using Napster or the like. Video streaming was simply not arrived, the technology wasn’t […]

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A view at Russian water flow in modified natural colors

Using the following settings to enhance the difference in the water in Sentinel Hub’s Playground tool, I grabbed some satellite images of Russian water flowing into the seas. Band: Natural color Atmospheric correction: on Gain: 4.3 Gamma: 0.4 Date: 12–07–2017 The results is so pleasing and delightful to look at. Here are some more examples […]