SATELLITES

Sentinel-2

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Data from Satellite Imaging Corporation.

Band Num. Band Name Central Wavelength (um) Resolution (m)
Band 1 Coastal aerosol 0.443 60
Band 2 Blue 0.490 10
Band 3 Green 0.560 10
Band 4 Red 0.665 10
Band 5 Vegetation Red Edge 0.705 20
Band 6 Vegetation Red Edge 0.740 20
Band 7 Vegetation Red Edge 0.783 20
Band 8 NIR 0.842 10
Band 8A Vegetation Red Edge 0.865 20
Band 9 Water vapour 0.945 60
Band 10 SWIR - Cirrus 1.375 60
Band 11 SWIR 1.610 20
Band 12 SWIR 2.190 20

Imagery Format

Whereas most satellite imagery is provided in the GeoTiff format (.tiff), Sentinel-2 imagery data comes in the JPEG-2000 format (.jp2).


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Geoffrey Hunter

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