Well, we definitely have! So in this monthly piece, we pick a high resolution satellite, a time period and a geography, and then report key statistics on the total amount of imagery collected. So without further ado, let’s jump into our analysis.
Graphic Region of Interest: southern Africa (as defined in the accompanying map)
Land Mass Covered: 9,281,242 square kilometers (sq km)
Time Period: December 1, 2012 to February 28, 2013
High Resolution Satellite: Pléiades 1A/1B
Southern Africa Pléiades 1 Imaging Statistics
Total Area Collected: 1,319,762 sq km; ~14,664 sq km per day
Area Collected @ 20% or Less Clouds & 30 Degrees Off-Nadir: 754,516 sq km; ~8,384 sq km per day; 57.2% of total