Pre-Launch Satellite Imagery of the North Korean Missile at Musudan-ri
April 8, 2009
ISIS has obtained commercial satellite imagery from GeoEye of the North Korean missile taken on April 5, 2009 at about 11:05 am local time. The image shows the clearly distinguishable white figure of the missile on the launch pad approximately 30 minutes prior to launch. The shadow cast by the missile can also be seen extending to the right side.