SPOT 6

  1. Name SPOT 6
  2. Code S6
  3. Application SPOT-6 satellite and SPOT-7 will ensure service continuity of SPOT- 4 and SPOT-5 satellites, which have been operating since 1998 and 2002. Moreover, both ground and space segments have been designed for improved performances compared to previous SPOT missions, especially in term of reactivity from satellite tasking to product delivery and collection capacity. The constellation SPOT-6 and SPOT-7 will actually provide a daily revisit everywhere on Earth with a total coverage of 6 million kmē per day. SPOT-6 and 7 will have a service life of 10 years.
  4. Spatial Spectral Resolutions
    Band Wavelength Resolution
    Near-Infrared 760 ? 890 nm 600 cm
    Red 625 ? 695 nm 600 cm
    Green 530 ? 590 nm 600 cm
    Blue 455 ? 525 nm 600 cm
  5. Data Cost Data Cost Pending