WorldView-3 was launched on August 13 2014, and truly set a new standard for commercial satellites in-orbit. With 29 spectral sensors on-board, the data from WorldView-3 allows you to differentiate between objects with far greater accuracy. Additionally, WorldView-3 was the first satellite capable of delivering true 31 cm resolution and collects the industry’s best very high resolution imagery quickly and reliably.
cm maximum resolution
minutes to orbit Earth
km orbiting altitude
sq km per day
Design and Specifications
617 km altitude
Sun synchronous orbit
Orbits Earth every 97 minutes
Estimated service life of 10-12 years
5.7 x 2.5 x 7.1 m in size (including solar arrays); 2800 kg mass
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