AxelGlobe

Medium resolution 2.50 m optical satellite imagery, acquired worldwide with a revisit rate of 3 days.


Overview

AxelGlobe’s constellation consists of five microsatellites providing medium resolution optical imagery every 3 days anywhere on the globe. See more on the marketplace.

AxelGlobe imagery of Laguna de Cajititlán, Jalisco (Mexico)

Geographic coverage

The geographic coverage is global.

Specifications

General

SpecificationDescription
Collection typeTasking
Product typeOptical
System typeSatellite

Data

SpecificationDescription
Spatial resolutionPanchromatic: 2.50 m (medium)
Multispectral: 5 m (medium)
Bit depth per pixel3-band true color product: 8-bit
6-band multispectral product: 16-bit
Standard deliveryA ZIP file containing the following files:
  • Data (GeoTIFF or JPEG 2000)
  • Metadata (JSON)

Processing levels

System

SpecificationDescription
Acquisition modeMono
Incidence angleUp to 90°
Off-nadir viewing angleFrom –15° to 15°
Tasking priorityStandard
OrbitSun-synchronous, at 585 km
Revisit rateEvery 3 days
Swath width55 km

Spectral bands

SpecificationDescription
Band dataPanchromatic band:
  • 450–900 nm
Multispectral bands:
  • 450–505 nm (blue)
  • 515–585 nm (green)
  • 620–685 nm (red)
  • 705–745 nm (red edge)
  • 770–900 nm (near-infrared)
Combinations and bundles
  • 3-band: pansharpened true color (RGB)
  • 5-band: multispectral (RGB, red edge, and NIR)
  • 5-band: multispectral (RGB, red edge, and NIR) with surface reflectance applied
  • Bundle with 3 combinations:
    • 3-band pansharpened true color (RGB)
    • 5-band multispectral (RGB, red edge and NIR)
    • 5-band multispectral (RGB, red edge and NIR) with surface reflectance applied

Geographic reference

SpecificationDescription
Coordinate reference systemUTM-WGS84

Limitations

LimitationValue
InputAOI at least 5 km wide
Minimum chargeAs per 900 km2
Cloud coverage0–100%
OutputAOI-clipped imagery

UP42 data products

DescriptionData product IDCollection name
Custom62ce7230-0bf5-4eb5-be46-660211695e93axelglobe-tasking

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