Thanks to DEIMOS-1’s wide-area acquisition capabilities, a DEIMOS Map covering mainland Spain and the Balearic Islands was prepared with only one month of imagery acquisition time. Timely delivery of the seamless mosaic enabled the customer to use the up-to-date data as a reference map for various agricultural applications, for land-use/land-cover change analysis and to support large regional planning projects. The customer decided to use DEIMOS Maps because it was the most cost-effective solution, providing a completely cloud-free mosaic based on imagery acquired within the same month.
DEIMOS MapsReliable, cost-effective and rapid large-area mapping with DEIMOS-1
Thanks to its wide swath of between 80km and 600km and its daily revisit capability, DEIMOS-1 is the ideal source of medium-resolution imagery for large-area coverage. The sensor delivers dependable data for the extraction of value-added information serving applications as varied as mapping, agriculture, environmental monitoring, forestry and maritime surveillance.
With DEIMOS Maps, Astrium complements its existing portfolio of seamless mosaics based on optical and radar satellite data. With this offer, customers benefit from the timely availability of natural-colour, seamless and uniform mosaics across large areas.
- Based on DEIMOS-1 orthorectified images with a resolution of 22m
- Excellent sub-pixel geolocation accuracy
- National, regional and even continental coverage
- Suitable for working at scales 1:100 000
- Value for money starting at €0.30 per sq.km