Connecticut Aerial Imagery

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2019 Imagery 

Leaf off, 4 bands, 6 inch pixels, tide coordinated.

2016 Imagery 

Leaf off, 4 bands, 3 inch pixels, tide coordinated.

2012 Imagery 

Leaf off, 4 bands, 1 foot pixels.


Aerial Imagery Viewer 

View and interact with Connecticut's digital aerial imagery going back to 1990.

CT 2016 Imagery Viewer     

The 2016 imagery is a simple viewer

Image Services

There are four categories of imagery services on the Map Services page that include over 20 imagery services. Look for:

Imagery - Spring Statewide
Imagery - Summer Statewide
Imagery - Coastal
magery - Other Areas.


2019 Aerial Imagery (4 bands, 6 inch pixels)      Project | Help | Metadata

2016 Aerial Imagery (4 bands, 3 inch pixels)      Project | Help | Metadata

2012 Aerial Imagery (4 bands, 1 foot pixels)      Project | Help | Metadata

Information and Help

Connecticut's Digital Orthophotography. A table listing all of the digital imagery datasets including basic facts like bands, season and pixel size.

2016 Orthos and Elevation Information

2012 Orthos Information

CT Imagery Viewer Help


The imagery is served as an image service using Esri's ArcGIS Server.

Connect with ArcGIS Online. ArcGIS Online is a website by Esri that provides a platform for using, creating, and sharing maps, apps, and data, and accessing authoritative basemaps. CT ECO uses ArcGIS online to share many of Connecticut's maps and make it possible for users to save and make changes to the maps.

Connect with Google Earth. Google Earth is a virtual globe, map and geographical information program.

Connect with ArcPro. ArcPro is the newest desktop GIS software by Esri. It is not free.

Connect with ArcGIS. ArcGIS is a desktop GIS software by Esri. It is not free.

Connect using WMS.

Other Sources of Connecticut Imagery

CT State Library. Archives of aerial surveys which some online.

Air Photo Archive Viewer from UConn Map and Geographic Information Center (MAGIC). Contains photo centerpoints with popups that link to the canned photo.