Mantis Imager

High-performance Mantis Camera Systems for CubeSats

Mantis Camera Core Specifications

Key features

Mantis Imager Technical Specifications

Mantis - MS

Spatial resolution (GSD) at 500 km

PAN 16 m; MS 32 m

Swath at 500 km

32 km

Mass (Including electronics)

0.5 kg

Spectral bands

6 × MS

Satellite Bus Size

Compatible with 2U

Physical Size

1 U (10 cm × 10 cm × 6.5 cm)

Flight Heritage

Qualification Model

Data format

8-bit or 16-bit

Integrated mass data storage

128 Gigabytes

Compression

RAW or J2K lossless or lossy

Data interface

LVDS, SP1, 12C, CAN, RS422

Power Usage

imaging mode: < 2.6 W; readout mode: < 4.6 W

Power Supply

5V DC

Operating temperature

+10˚C to +30˚C

Survival Temperature

-20˚C to +70˚C

Mantis - HS

Spatial resolution (GSD) at 500 km

32 m

Swath at 500 km

32 km

Mass (Including electronics)

0.5 kg

Spectral bands

148 × HS

Satellite Bus Size

Compatible with 2U

Physical Size

1 U (10 cm × 10 cm × 6.5 cm)

Flight Heritage

Qualification Model

Data format

8-bit or 16-bit

Integrated mass data storage

128 Gigabytes

Compression

RAW or J2K lossless or lossy

Data interface

LVDS, SP1, 12C, CAN, RS422

Power Usage

imaging mode: < 2.6 W; readout mode: < 4.6 W

Power Supply

5V DC

Operating temperature

+10˚C to +30˚C

Survival Temperature

-20˚C to +70˚C

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