Here's how the WorldView-4 satellite looked on the ground and during launch, along with a selection of DigitalGlobe's imagery of our incredible planet.
The WorldView-4 getting a close inspection.
The loaded payload fairing getting moved for its placement on top of an Atlas V rocket.
The loaded Atlas V ready to launch at Vandenberg AFB.
The Mobile Service Tower, Atlas V and the various buildings and equipment of the launch complex.
Next stop: space.
A rendering of the the WorldView-4 in orbit.
Up next are some samples of the satellite images from DigitalGlobe's satellites.
To start, here's Google's Googleplex headquarters.