Digital Sun Sensor (±64°)
The Adcole Space Digital Sun Sensor ± 64° is a two-axis digital sun sensor system.
The solution features two measurement axes and five sensors (1 to 8 sensors can also be used).
The Digital Sun Sensor ± 64° is spaceflight proven, with a rich flight heritage. Applications for the Digital Sun Sensor ± 64° include attitude determination, sun acquisition, solar array pointing, and fail-safe recovery.
|Field of View||
128° x 128° (each sensor)
Note: 4π steradian achieved with 5 sensors
± 0.25° (transition accuracy)
28 ± 7 Vdc (other ranges available)
(Typical power dissipation 0.4 W)
Serial data stream consisting of:
|Number of Measurement Axes||
2 (each sensor)
|Number of Sensors||