Elevation8  Satellite Image

Large-area DEMs at a high accuracy

Elevation8 is derived from SPOT 6 and SPOT 7 stereo and tri-stereo optical satellite data and provides an optimised fit for the needs of mapping or oil & gas applications, particularly when large-area coverage is required.

The satellite’s optimised combination of wide-area coverage and high-resolution image acquisition, supports the rapid collection of imagery and delivery of products. The models are available tailored exactly to your Area of Interest starting at a minimum of just 1,000km².

Key features

  • Accurate: Based on matching of high resolution optical stereo or tri stereo imagery, up to 3m vertical accuracy at 8m posting
  • Two Models: Digital Surface Models (DSM) including the "first surface" elevations and Digital Terrain Models (DTM) representing the bare Earth elevation available
  • Tailored: Production on-demand for your Area of Interest
  • Compliant: Suitable to HRE80 (military standard (NGA) specifications
Elevation8 illustration


Your advantages with Elevation8

Available Globally - Icon

Available anywhere in the world and suitable for large areas

Mapping applications - Icon
Ideally suited for mapping, hydrology and exploration of natural resources


Our products in action

Did you find your solution?

Looking for information? Speaking with the Airbus Team is the best way to get started.


Contact us

Find us on social media

Get news and information by connecting with us through our social media community.