Posted on June 3rd, 2015

High Resolution Imagery Collections – Pléiades 1 – India & Surrounding Nations, January to March 2015

In this monthly piece, we give our readers a sense of the high-resolution imagery coverage collected over a geography during a specified window. To do this, we pick a high resolution satellite, a defined time period and area of interest, then report key statistics on the total amount of imagery collected in square kilometers (sq km). Without further delay, let’s jump into our analysis.

P1_Collections_IndiaPlus_JantoMar2015This map shows the areas imaged by the Pléiades 1 constellation from January 1 to March 31, 2015 over India and the surrounding nations. Please note that in many instances, multiple images were collected over the same area which is difficult to portray on this static map.
  • Graphic Region of Interest: India and surrounding nations
  • Land Mass Covered: 3,539,022.7 sq km
  • Time Period: January 1 to March 31, 2015
  • High Resolution Satellite Constellation: Pléiades 1

Pléiades 1 Constellation Imaging Statistics – India and Surrounding Nations

  • Total Area Collected: 1,189,055.9 sq km; 6,605.9 sq km per satellite/per day
  • Area Collected @ 20% or Less Clouds & 30 Degrees Off-Nadir: 748,317.4 sq km; 4,157.3 sq km per satellite/per day; 62.93% of total






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