Planet’s SkySat constellation is an innovative earth observation solution consisting of 21 state-of-the-art satellites. Each satellite is equipped with high-resolution 50cm imaging capabilities, delivering unparalleled detail and coverage. This cutting-edge technology allows for frequent intra-day revisits and rapid data collection, ensuring that SkySat delivers the most up-to-date and accurate information.
SkySat’s 50cm resolution provides incredibly detailed imagery, making it ideal for a wide range of applications, including agriculture, forestry, coastal monitoring, environmental monitoring, and crisis response. The frequent revisits offered by SkySat enable near-real-time monitoring and analysis, allowing customers to make informed decisions based on the latest data available.
With its innovative technology and unparalleled detail, Planet’s SkySat constellation is the ideal solution for organizations and governments looking for reliable and accurate earth observation data. Whether you’re looking to monitor crops, track changes in forestry, monitor coastal areas, or respond to natural disasters, SkySat provides the information you need, when you need it.
Excels at monitoring
C generation launched 2016-2020
450 – 580 km (~98° inclination)
Spacecraft Size, Mass and Power
Mass: 110 kg
Dimensions: 60 x 60 x 95 cm
Blue: 450 – 515 nm
Green: 515 – 595 nm
Red: 605 – 695 nm
NIR: 740 – 900 nm
16-bits per pixel
5.5 – 5.9km
Pointing Accuracy & Knowledge
Sensor-related effects are corrected using sensor telemetry and a sensor model. Spacecraft-related effects are corrected using attitude telemetry and best available ephemeris data. Orthorectified using GCPs and fine DEMs (30 m to 90 m posting) to <10 m RMSE positional accuracy
360 GB + 360 GB cold spare storage
(at 40°N Latitude)
4 – 5 days *Reference altitude 500 km
SkySat is right
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