|FORMOSAT-2 is a high-resolution optical satellite able to revisit the same point on the globe every day in the same viewing conditions.
Its unique orbit and 2-metre resolution are well suited to change detection and rapid coverage of large areas.
Dynamic range at acquisition: 8 bits per pixelProcessing levels
Altitude 891 kmLaunch periods: 21.05.2004Data format: JPEG 2000 or GeoTIFFRevisit: daily for the whole worldmore info and the website of Airbus Defence and Space
With its 24-km swath and daily revisits, the FORMOSAT-2 can cover large areas in a matter of weeks.