{"__v":0,"_id":"586d8f521c014819000ea68e","category":{"__v":0,"_id":"587977f57a58130f00303d4e","project":"56d629f02417921500c46716","version":"586d8f511c014819000ea65d","sync":{"url":"","isSync":false},"reference":false,"createdAt":"2017-01-14T00:59:33.495Z","from_sync":false,"order":3,"slug":"imagery-information","title":"Imagery Meta"},"parentDoc":null,"project":"56d629f02417921500c46716","user":"56d62986b30acf150053be43","version":{"__v":2,"_id":"586d8f511c014819000ea65d","project":"56d629f02417921500c46716","createdAt":"2017-01-05T00:12:01.865Z","releaseDate":"2017-01-05T00:12:01.865Z","categories":["586d8f511c014819000ea65e","586d8f511c014819000ea65f","586d8f511c014819000ea660","586d8f511c014819000ea661","586d8f511c014819000ea662","586d8f511c014819000ea663","586d8f511c014819000ea664","587977f57a58130f00303d4e"],"is_deprecated":false,"is_hidden":false,"is_beta":false,"is_stable":true,"codename":"adams","version_clean":"2.0.0","version":"2.0"},"updates":[],"next":{"pages":[],"description":""},"createdAt":"2016-04-11T18:01:28.314Z","link_external":false,"link_url":"","githubsync":"","sync_unique":"","hidden":false,"api":{"results":{"codes":[]},"settings":"","auth":"required","params":[],"url":""},"isReference":false,"order":2,"body":"The **DigitalGlobe Maps API** [Recent Imagery](doc:imagery-and-basemaps) basemap is a curated snapshot of the earth, hand-picked from our larger [DigitalGlobe](https://www.digitalglobe.com/products/digitalglobe-basemap) archive. \n\n<a href=\"https://developer.digitalglobe.com/content/MapsAPI_Resolution-Leaflet.html\"><img src=\"https://developer.digitalglobe.com/content/lib/MapsAPI_rir-link.png\" align=\"right\" width=\"205px\"></a>\n The term 'resolution' refers to *the ground-sample-distance* (pixel size) of the imagery. So, if the map states that your area of interest has a *50cm* resolution, it means the imagery pixel is 50cm x 50cm in size on the ground.\n<p align=\"right\">Click this Map for latest [Recent Imagery](doc:imagery-and-basemaps) Resolution  >>>>></p>\n\n&nbsp;\n&nbsp;\n\nQuestions? [Ask Them](http://mapsapidocs.digitalglobe.com/discuss) on our Q&A forum.","excerpt":"We publish updates to our content on a semi-regular basis. Consult this page for the latest resolution map.","slug":"recent-imagery-resolution","type":"basic","title":"Recent Imagery: Resolution"}

Recent Imagery: Resolution

We publish updates to our content on a semi-regular basis. Consult this page for the latest resolution map.

The **DigitalGlobe Maps API** [Recent Imagery](doc:imagery-and-basemaps) basemap is a curated snapshot of the earth, hand-picked from our larger [DigitalGlobe](https://www.digitalglobe.com/products/digitalglobe-basemap) archive. <a href="https://developer.digitalglobe.com/content/MapsAPI_Resolution-Leaflet.html"><img src="https://developer.digitalglobe.com/content/lib/MapsAPI_rir-link.png" align="right" width="205px"></a> The term 'resolution' refers to *the ground-sample-distance* (pixel size) of the imagery. So, if the map states that your area of interest has a *50cm* resolution, it means the imagery pixel is 50cm x 50cm in size on the ground. <p align="right">Click this Map for latest [Recent Imagery](doc:imagery-and-basemaps) Resolution >>>>></p> &nbsp; &nbsp; Questions? [Ask Them](http://mapsapidocs.digitalglobe.com/discuss) on our Q&A forum.