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Geometry Sites


Geometry Sites Resources

The geometric characterization involves understanding the processes by which pixel coordinates within an image can be mapped to known locations on the ground. Generally, this involves the use of well-surveyed, photo-identifiable targets placed within a scene. Geometry test sites are core to any Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC) strategy. These sites can be useful for evaluating geodetic accuracy of sensors.

The Geometry Sites are currently divided into two broad categories: High Resolution and Medium Resolution. To view these sites, click on a tab below.

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