ITC Satellites and Sensors Database

Planet - Dove, Flock 3p

88 shoebox-sized Earth Observation satellites with RGB and NIR bands at 3.7m resolution

Launched in:2017
Orbit height:495 km
Orbit type:Sun Synchronous
Organisation: Planet - USA
Launched 15 Feb 2017
Flocks 2p, 2k, 3m and 3p launched by PSLV and Soyuz in 2016 and 2017.
Flocks 3k, 3p', 3r, 3s launched by PSLV, SpaceX Falcon 9 and Soyuz in 2018.

Planet - Dove, Flock 3p websites


Planet - Platform
Planet - Imagery
Planet - support, FAQ
Planet - Imagery Product Specifications (May 2019)
Planet - Blog (pulse)

Data ordering

Planet Explorer (first get Basic Educ/Res license)

On Board Sensors

PlanetScope (, Dove satellites)