Capella Space

Very high-resolution Capella Space radar images acquired globally on a sub-daily basis.


Capella Space images are acquired by 7 very high-resolution radar satellites on an intra-day basis anywhere on the globe. You can task Capella Space datasets and get fresh images for real-time monitoring.

Capella Space GEO image
Capella Space GEO image

Product information

Geographic coverage

The geographic coverage is global.

Technical specifications

Spatial resolutionVery high resolution (0.5 - 1.2 m)
Image typeRadar
Acquisition modesSpotLight (Spot)
Sliding Spotlight (Site)
StripMap (Strip)
Radiometric processing levelsSingle Look Complex (SLC)
Geocoded Ellipsoid Corrected (GEC)
Geocoded Terrain Corrected (GEO)
File formatsNational Imagery Transmission Format (Sensor Independent Complex Data standard)
Cloud-optimized GeoTIFF (COG) + JSON
Revisit frequencyIntra-day revisit rate (average of 5 hours)
Look angle25° - 40°
Spectral bandsX (9.4 to 9.9 GHz)
PolarisationsSingle HH
Single VV
Orbit directionsAscending & Descending
Bit depths16/32 bits per pixel
Coordinate systemUniversal Transverse Mercator (UTM) and Universal Polar Stereographic (UPS) projections.

UP42 data products

Data productIDPolarizationAcquisition modeCoordinate system
Custom83e21b35-e431-43a0-a1c4-22a6ad313911AnyAnyUTM and UPS