At 6.5m nominal spatial resolution, the constellation can image large areas of the planet on a daily basis, subject to cloud, and it particularly suitable for agricultural applications.
© Planet Team (2018). Planet Application Program Interface: In Space for Life on Earth. San Francisco, CA. https://api.planet.com


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Parameter RapidEye
Orbit Altitude 630km
Spectral Bands Blue: 440 - 510 nm
Green: 520 - 590 nm
Red: 630 - 685 nm
Red Edge: 690 - 730 nm
NIR: 760 - 850 nm
Swath Width 77 km
Ground Sampling Distance (GSD) 6.5m (at Nadir)
Launch August 2008

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