BackForward Satellite: WorldView-2 

Satellite details
Acronym WorldView-2
Full name WorldView-2
WIGOS Station Identifier ---
Satellite Description
  • 3rd flight unit of the WorldView programme. 
  • Main mission: high-resolution land observation.
Mass at launch 2800 kg Dry mass
Power 3.2 W
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data distributed by DigitalGlobe and associated agencies, or received in real-time at customer stations.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 770 km
ECT 10:30 desc


Space agency MaxarDigitalGlobe
Status Unclear
Details on Status
(as available)
  • The satellite will be operated up to 2022.
Launch 01 Oct 2009 EOL 2023
Last update: 2023-12-21
Associated satellite programme and related satellites

Note: red tag: no longer operational , green tag: operational , blue tag : future

Satellite Payload

All known Instruments flying on WorldView-2

Acronym Full name
WV110 World View 110 camera
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