WorldView-4 is the next generation satellite from DigitalGlobe, to compliment the capabilities of WorldView-3. This satellite is scheduled to be launched on SEPTEMBER 15, 2016 from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, USA.
Technical Info on WorldView-4
- Accuracy: Geolocation accuracy (CE90) – <4 m CE90 without ground control
- Orbit: Sun-synchronous orbit, altitude = 617 km, LTDN at 10:30 hours, effective revisit time capability ≤ 3 days
- Resolution: 31 cm in panchromatic resolution and 1.24 m in multispectral resolution from an orbit of 617 km
- Observation capacity: Will collect 680,000 km2 of imagery per day