EROS-C

Very high resolution 30 cm optical satellite imagery, acquired worldwide with a daily revisit rate.


Overview

EROS-C images are captured by a constellation providing very high resolution imagery anywhere on the globe. See more on the marketplace.

An EROS-C image of the Forbidden City (China)

Geographic coverage

The geographic coverage is global.

Geometry type

This collection accepts AOIs. You will get full scenes intersecting the defined AOI.

Specifications

General

SpecificationDescription
Collection typeTasking
Catalog
Product typeOptical
System typeSatellite

Data

SpecificationDescription
Spatial resolution30 cm (very high)
Bit depth per pixelTasking: 8 or 16‑bit
Catalog: 16‑bit
Standard deliveryA ZIP file containing the following files:
  • Data (tasking: GeoTIFF or TIFF; catalog: GeoTIFF)
  • Metadata (RPC, PASS, TQR)
  • Overviews (JPEG)

Processing levels

Tasking levels

Catalog levels

System

SpecificationDescription
Acquisition modeTasking:
  • Basic
  • Stereo
  • Triplet
Catalog:
  • Basic
Incidence angleUp to 45°
Tasking priorityStandard
OrbitSun-synchronous, at 500 km
Revisit rateDaily
Swath width12.5 km

Band

SpecificationDescription
Spectral band dataPanchromatic: 450–900 nm
Multispectral:
  • 450–510 nm (blue)
  • 510–580 nm (green)
  • 630–690 nm (red)
  • 770–900 nm (near-infrared)
Spectral bands combinationTasking:
  • Panchromatic
  • 4-band: multispectral (RGB and NIR)
Catalog:
  • Panchromatic

Geographic reference

SpecificationDescription
Coordinate reference systemUTM-WGS84

Limitations

Tasking limitations

LimitationValue
AOI sizeFrom 100 km2
Cloud coverageUp to 100%
Full scene sizeBasic: 12.5×12.5 km
Stereo: 12.5×24 km
Triplet: stereo + 12.5×24 km

Catalog limitations

LimitationValue
AvailabilityFrom 2021
AOI sizeFrom 25 km2
Full scene size12.5×12.5 km

UP42 data products

Tasking data products

DescriptionData product IDCollection name
Custom18926529-48fa-4273-892a-8d9b1e879e76imagesat-erosc-tasking

Catalog data products

DescriptionData product IDCollection name
Level 0A7bf7420d-e414-44a0-8cb7-1904c70bd0faeros-c
Level 1Ae603098c-0721-4aab-8812-5d3d82eb1d28eros-c
Level 1Bbe1e0f74-4038-4c57-947b-d18a4b835081eros-c