GEOSAT-1 (Deimos-1)

Long name GeoSAT-1 (Deimos-1)
Short name GS1 (DMS1)
Key file name (use to open data set) *.dim
Supported file extensions .dim, .tif, .jpg, .rpc
Sensor Eastman Kodak KLI linear CCD sensor
Platform GeoSat-1 (Deimos-1)
Data distributor GEOSAT (Deimos Imaging)
Sections

Data product name and description
Distribution disk files
Returned data
References

Data product name and description

GEOSAT-1 (formerly Deimos-1) is an Earth-imaging microsatellite, built for Elecnor Deimos of Spain, which launched on 29 July 2009 and remains operational. It is now owned and operated by GEOSAT. It is part of a group of satellites collectively known as the Disaster Monitoring Constellation (DMC) and was the first private European Earth observation satellite launched.

Data product Description Version
MS 22 m

Band 1 Green (520 - 620 nm)
Band 2 Red (630 - 690 nm)
Band 3 NIR (760 - 900 nm)

N/A

Distribution disk files

File name File type Required Contents Details
*.tif GeoTIFF Yes Image data Image files
*.dim Text Yes Metadata Image metadata
*.rpc Text Yes RPC file N/A
*.jpg JPEG No Browse image N/A

Returned data

The data structure, after it is opened by GDB, is as described in the following table.

Data product Data returned Details/notes

Deimos-1 Raw data
Multispectral

3 x [8U] raster channels
1 x [GCP] Ground control points segment
1 x [ORB] Orbit segment
1 x [BIN] Rational function model
1 x [TEX] Main product annotation

N/A

GeoSat-1 ORTHO data
Multispectral

3 x [8U] raster channels
1 x [TEX] Main product annotation

N/A

References

For more information, go to: geosat.space

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