Hexagon Aerial

Very high resolution 15 cm optical aerial imagery, acquired over North America and Europe. The collection contains data from 2014 to 2023.


Overview

Very high resolution 8-bit aerial imagery is acquired with Leica ADS100 and Leica DMC III large-format digital airborne sensors daily in some parts of North America and Europe. See more on the marketplace.

A 30 cm Hexagon image

Geographic coverage

15 cm

The coverage map of areas in North America

30 cm

The coverage map of areas in Europe
The coverage map of areas in North America

Specifications

General

SpecificationDescription
Collection typeCatalog
Product typeOptical
System typeAerial

Data

SpecificationDescription
Spatial resolution15 cm (very high)
30 cm (very high)
Bit depth per pixel8-bit
Standard deliveryA ZIP file containing the following files:
  • Data (GeoTIFF)
  • Metadata (GeoJSON)

Processing levels

System

SpecificationDescription
Acquisition modeMono
Catalog refresh rateVariable

Spectral bands

SpecificationDescription
Band data435–495 nm (blue)
525–585 nm (green)
619–651 nm (red)
Combinations and bundles3-band: multispectral (RGB)

Geographic reference

SpecificationDescription
Coordinate reference systemEPSG:3857

Limitations

LimitationValue
InputAOI
Minimum charge10,000 credits
AvailabilityAcquisition date range:*
  • Europe: 2014–2020
  • North America: 2016–2023
OutputAOI-clipped imagery
* Full scenes from certain collections have an acquisition date range instead of a specific acquisition date. The acquisition date range can span weeks, months, or years. The data can be updated over time. When you place an order for a given AOI, you always get the latest data available.

UP42 data products

DescriptionData product IDCollection name
Hexagon — North America 15 cmaba5216d-1876-4170-8ab7-10627bddbc9chexagon-na-15cm
Hexagon — Europe 30 cm522262d1-5ae5-4da3-8872-181aaafb9820hexagon-eu-30cm
Hexagon — North America 30 cm8acca1de-0ed8-4a8d-987e-e1479cf63140hexagon-na-30cm