ICEYE

Very high resolution ICEYE radar imagery acquired daily on a global basis.


Introduction

ICEYE provides persistent monitoring using the largest operational constellation of SAR satellites.

ICEYE image
ICEYE image

Product information

Geographic coverage

The geographic coverage is global.

General technical specifications

The general specifications for ICEYE imagery are seen below:

SpecificationsDescription
Image typeRadar
Acquisition modesStrip
Scan
Spot
Spot Extended Area (SLEA)
Product typesSingle Look Complex (SLC)
Ground Range Detected (GRD)
File formatsHDF5
GeoTIFF
XML
AOI revisit frequencyUp to 24 hours
Incidence angles15° to 35° (mode dependent)
Spectral bandX band (9.65 GHz)
PolarizationsVV
Orbit directionsAscending
Descending
Bit depths16 bits per pixel (unsigned integer)
32 bits per pixel (float)
Coordinate systemWGS84 (EPSG4326)

Acquisition modes

The key technical parameters for the different acquisition modes are seen below:

Acquisition modeSlant range resolution [m]Slant azimuth resolution [m]Ground range resolution [m]Ground azimuth resoution [m]Maximum scene length (km)
Strip0.5–2.5333500
Scan--< 15< 15500
Spot0.50.250.9–1.515
Spot Extended Area (SLEA)0.510.9–1.5115

Product Types

The availability of the various product types are seen below:

Product typeFile typesStripScanSpot / Spot Extended Area
Single Look Complex (SLC)HDF5 + XML
Ground Range Detected (GRD)GeoTIFF + XML

UP42 data products

Data productIDPolarizationAcquisition modeCoordinate system
Custom205fd9e1-4b00-4f0a-aabd-01e2f3f4dfbaVVAnyWGS84 (EPSG4326)