United States Satellite Image MapConterminous U.S. - Topography & Bathymetry - Giclee Archive Print
This stunningly detailed satellite image map depicts the United States as viewed from space in brilliant color. A multitude of various data sources are combined to produce this maps unparalleled land and ocean detail of the United States. Land imagery is based on data collected by NASA's MODIS satellite instrumentation in August 2004. Ocean bathymetric information is derived from the RAMP II dataset (Radarsat Antarctic Mapping Project Elevation Model) and GEBCO (General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans. A tremendous amount of detail is illustrated allowing literally thousands of the physical features found in the 48 contiguous states of U.S. to be clearly identified. Such renowned features as the Grand Canyon, California's great coastal range, the Sierra Nevada's and the green Appalachian Mountains are visible in detail.
State and international boundaries are demarcated using red outlines. This map also features a 5° latitude, longitude grid. The map is displayed in a Lambert Conformal Conic Projection.
Map is also available with countries & U.S. states and state capital cities labeled. Option available during checkout.
This high quality giclee print map is available in multiple sizes ready for framing or with museum quality beveled edge frame mounting.
Each map is produced as a detailed museum quality archive print. This special printing process is known as Giclee (zhee-CLAY) and is commonly used to produce very high quality fine art prints. The result is an exquisitely detailed print of substantially higher quality than a standard map poster.
Giclee Print Features:
Museum quality beveled edge plaque mounting is available for our satellite image map giclee prints.
Example of Print Mounted to Beveled Edge Frame
Beveled Edge Frame Mounting:
Dry Mounting Process
Giclee prints ship within 3-4 business days. We ship our prints rolled up using high quality heavy duty cardboard tubes, a protective layer of foam is wrapped around each print.
Dry-mounted framed prints ship within 2 weeks. These are carefully packaged in sturdy shipping cartons. Framed prints larger than 60" x 30" ship via freight truck.
Weight measurements listed for each item reflect a dimensional shipping weight and are not representative of the actual physical weight of the item itself. These are printed and mounted to order and cannot be returned once opened.
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