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New Jersey Statewide Digital Aerial Imagery Catalog

aerial imagery cog earth observation geospatial imaging mapping


The New Jersey Office of GIS, NJ Office of Information Technology manages a series of 11 digital orthophotography and scanned aerial photo maps collected at various years ranging from 1930 to 2017. Each year’s worth of imagery are available as Cloud Optimized GeoTIFF (COG) files and some years are available as compressed MrSID and/or JP2 files. Additionally, each year of imagery is organized into a tile grid scheme covering the entire geography of New Jersey. Many years share the same tiling grid while others have unique grids as defined by the project at the time.

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The State of New Jersey provides the service "as is". The State makes no guarantee or warranty concerning the accuracy of information contained in the data. Also, the State makes no warranty, either expressed or implied, regarding the condition of the product or its fitness for any particular purpose. The burden for determining fitness for use lies entirely with the user. Although these data files and service have been processed successfully on computers at the State, no warranty is made by the State regarding the use of the data or service on any other system, nor does the fact of distribution constitute or imply such a warranty.


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See all datasets managed by The New Jersey Office of GIS, NJ Office of Information Technology.


How to Cite

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Usage Examples


Resources on AWS

  • Description
    New Jersey digital orthophotography archive.
    Resource type
    S3 Bucket
    Amazon Resource Name (ARN)
    AWS Region
    AWS CLI Access (No AWS account required)
    aws s3 ls --no-sign-request s3://njogis-imagery/

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