MicaSense Altum

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MicaSense Altum: A revolutionary new 3-in-1 solution for unparallelled sensing in a compact package. The ultimate solution for accuracy, flexibility, and power. Altum captures synchronized thermal, multispectral, and high resolution imagery in one flight, producing aligned outputs for advanced analytics. Capture data on plant health, phenotype, and water stress in a single flight. Fly longer with unlimited USB storage. Integration is simple with multiple interface options and embedded mounting points.

 

 



 

Kit Contents

  • Altum sensor
  • Lens cover
  • External storage device (USB 3.0) - 128 GB
  • Calibrated Reflectance Panel
  • New DLS 2 light sensor with integrated
  • GPS
  • Camera and light sensor cables
  • Mounting screws
  • Hard carrying case

 

Key Specifications

Weight

Altum + DLS 2: 406.5 g (14.34 oz)
Altum: 357 g (12.6 oz)
DLS2: 49 g (1.73 oz)
Wi-Fi Adapter: 2 g (0.07 oz)
USB stick: 9 g (0.32 oz)

Dimensions

8.2 cm x 6.7 cm x 6.75 cm (3.2 in x 2.6 in x 2.7 in)

External Power

5.5/7.0/10W (standby, average, peak)

Spectral Bands

EO: Blue, green, red, red edge, near infrared (NIR)
LWIR: thermal infrared 8-14um

Wavelength (nm)

Blue (475 nm center, 32 nm bandwidth), green (560 nm center, 27 nm bandwidth), red (668 nm center, 14 nm bandwidth), red edge (717 nm center, 12 nm bandwidth), near-IR (842 nm center, 57 nm bandwidth)

Sensor Resolution

2064 x 1544 (3.2 MP per EO band)
160 x 120 thermal infrared

Ground Sample Distance (GSD)

5.28 cm per pixel (per EO band) at 120 m (~400 ft) AGL 81cm per pixel (thermal) at 120m

Capture Rate

1 capture per second1 (all bands), 12-bit RAW

Interfaces

Aircraft: Trigger input, top of frame out, 1 PPS out. 3.3V isolated IO
2x USB 3.0 SuperSpeed ports for WiFi or Ethernet and USB 3.0 Storage.

Focal Length

7.84 mm (multispectral)
1.77 mm (thermal)

Field of View

50.2º x 38.4º (multispectral)
57º x 44º (thermal)

Storage

USB 3.0 compatible storage devices