BlackSky

Very high resolution 80 cm imagery acquired multiple times a day in a variety of conditions.


Introduction

BlackSky's constellation consists of 14 satellites launched into a mid-inclination orbit that provide high revisit rate cadence, responsive last-minute tasking, and timely collect-to-data-delivery latency timeframes.

This collection provides tasking data. See more on the marketplace.

A BlackSky image of New York (USA)
A BlackSky image of New York (USA)

Product information

Geographic coverage

The geographic coverage is global.

General specifications

SpecificationDescription
Spatial resolutionVery high resolution (0.83 m to 1.3 m)
Sensor typeOptical
Minimum scene size36 km2
Acquisition modeStandard
Burst
Area Coverage
Stereo
Data product typeThe product bundle includes the following products:
  • Orthorectified GeoTIFF
  • Orthorectified NITF
  • Non-orthorectified GeoTIFF
  • Non-orthorectified NITF
File formatGeoTIFF
NITF
Incidence angleUp to 30°
Revisit frequency15 revisits per day
Spectral bandsRGB
Panchromatic
Georeferencing accuracy< 20 m CE90 globally
Bit depth per pixel16-bit
Coordinate reference systemEPSG:4326 (WGS84)

UP42 data products

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