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Camera Flight Calculator

Use this calculator to assist with planning your survey mission. Click the green tabs to toggle between cameras. The custom tab allows you to enter information for any camera.

  • Survey2 16MP
  • Kernel 1.2MP
  • Kernel 3.2MP
  • Kernel 14.4MP
  • Custom
  • Sensor Width 6.17472 The sensor width of the camera (mm)
    Sensor Height 4.63104 The sensor height of the camera (mm)
    Focal Length 3.97 The focal length of the lens (mm)
    Flight Height Flight height AGL (m)
    Flight Height 393.701 Flight height AGL (ft)
    Image Width 4608 The image width (pixels)
    Image Height 3456 The image height (pixels)
    GSD (cm/px) 4.050 GSD = Ground Sampling Distance (cm/pixel)
    GSD (in/px) 1.594 GSD = Ground Sampling Distance (in/pixel)
    Velocity Flight Speed (m/s)
    Velocity 32.808 Flight Speed (ft/s)
    Velocity 36.000 Flight Speed (kmh)
    Velocity 22.369 Flight Speed (mph)
    Min Shutter S 0.02025 Seconds
    Min Shutter S 49.383 1/X s
    Front Overlap Image to Image Front Ovelap (%)
    GSD Frame H 139.968 Meters
    Min fps 0.143 Frames per Second Minimum
    Photo Interval 6.993 Seconds Minimum Between Photos
    Sensor Readout 3.150 Milliseconds
    Displacement 5.951 Vertical Pixel Displacement
  • Sensor Width 4.8 The sensor width of the camera (mm)
    Sensor Height 3.6 The sensor height of the camera (mm)
    Focal Length 6 The focal length of the lens (mm)
    Flight Height Flight height AGL (m)
    Flight Height 393.701 Flight height AGL (ft)
    Image Width 1280 The image width (pixels)
    Image Height 960 The image height (pixels)
    GSD (cm/px) 7.500 GSD = Ground Sampling Distance (cm/pixel)
    GSD (in/px) 2.953 GSD = Ground Sampling Distance (in/pixel)
    Velocity Flight Speed (m/s)
    Velocity 32.808 Flight Speed (ft/s)
    Velocity 36.000 Flight Speed (kmh)
    Velocity 22.369 Flight Speed (mph)
    Min Shutter S 0.03750 Seconds
    Min Shutter S 26.667 1/X s
    Front Overlap Image to Image Front Ovelap (%)
    GSD Frame H 72.000 Meters
    Min fps 0.278 Frames per Second Minimum
    Photo Interval 3.597 Seconds Minimum Between Photos
    Sensor Readout 0.875 Milliseconds
    Displacement 1.094 Vertical Pixel Displacement
  • Sensor Width 7.0656 The sensor width of the camera (mm)
    Sensor Height 5.2992 The sensor height of the camera (mm)
    Focal Length 9.60 The focal length of the lens (mm)
    Flight Height Flight height AGL (m)
    Flight Height 393.701 Flight height AGL (ft)
    Image Width 2048 The image width (pixels)
    Image Height 1536 The image height (pixels)
    GSD (cm/px) 4.313 GSD = Ground Sampling Distance (cm/pixel)
    GSD (in/px) 1.698 GSD = Ground Sampling Distance (in/pixel)
    Velocity Flight Speed (m/s)
    Velocity 32.808 Flight Speed (ft/s)
    Velocity 36.000 Flight Speed (kmh)
    Velocity 22.369 Flight Speed (mph)
    Min Shutter S 0.02156 Seconds
    Min Shutter S 46.382 1/X s
    Front Overlap Image to Image Front Ovelap (%)
    GSD Frame H 66.248 Meters
    Min fps 0.302 Frames per Second Minimum
    Photo Interval 3.311 Seconds Minimum Between Photos
    Sensor Readout 1.400 Milliseconds
    Displacement 1.094 Vertical Pixel Displacement
  • Sensor Width 6.138 The sensor width of the camera (mm)
    Sensor Height 4.603 The sensor height of the camera (mm)
    Focal Length 8.25 The focal length of the lens (mm)
    Flight Height Flight height AGL (m)
    Flight Height 393.701 Flight height AGL (ft)
    Image Width 4384 The image width (pixels)
    Image Height 3288 The image height (pixels)
    GSD (cm/px) 2.036 GSD = Ground Sampling Distance (cm/pixel)
    GSD (in/px) 0.802 GSD = Ground Sampling Distance (in/pixel)
    Velocity Flight Speed (m/s)
    Velocity 32.808 Flight Speed (ft/s)
    Velocity 36.000 Flight Speed (kmh)
    Velocity 22.369 Flight Speed (mph)
    Min Shutter S 0.01018 Seconds
    Min Shutter S 98.232 1/X s
    Front Overlap Image to Image Front Ovelap (%)
    GSD Frame H 66.944 Meters
    Min fps 0.299 Frames per Second Minimum
    Photo Interval 3.344 Seconds Minimum Between Photos
    Sensor Readout 2.997 Milliseconds
    Displacement 2.724 Vertical Pixel Displacement
  • Sensor Width The sensor width of the camera (mm)
    Sensor Height The sensor height of the camera (mm)
    Focal Length The focal length of the lens (mm)
    Flight Height Flight height (m)
    Flight Height 393.70 Flight height (ft)
    Image Width The image width (pixels)
    Image Height The image height (pixels)
    GSD (cm/px) 4.050 GSD = Ground Sampling Distance (cm/pixel)
    GSD (in/px) 1.594 GSD = Ground Sampling Distance (in/pixel)
    Velocity Flight Speed (m/s)
    Velocity 32.808 Flight Speed (ft/s)
    Velocity 36.000 Flight Speed (kmh)
    Velocity 22.369 Flight Speed (mph)
    Min Shutter S 0.02025 Seconds
    Min Shutter S 49.383 1/X s
    Front Overlap Image to Image Front Ovelap (%)
    GSD Frame H 139.968 Meters
    Min fps 0.143 Frames per Second Minimum
    Photo Interval 6.993 Seconds Minimum Between Photos
    Sensor Readout 3.150 Milliseconds
    Displacement 5.951 Vertical Pixel Displacement