Title: DMCII Geometric Quality Testing for CAP Control with Remote Sensing Programme - Initial Findings
Authors: NOWAK DA COSTA JOANNA
Publisher: Publications Office of the European Union
Publication Year: 2010
JRC N°: JRC62388
ISBN: 978-92-79-18932-6
ISSN: 1831-9424
Other Identifiers: EUR 24666 EN
OPOCE LB-NA-24666-EN-N
URI: http://publications.jrc.ec.europa.eu/repository/handle/JRC62388
DOI: 10.2788/86958
Type: EUR - Scientific and Technical Research Reports
Abstract: This report presents the geometric quality results recorded for the two samples of the DMC2 orthorectified products (processing level 1T) acquired over the JRC Maussane Test Site. It was shown that the average 1-D RMSE for the DMC2 L1T ortho product are 22m and 21m of Easting and Northing direction respectively (i.e. about 1 pixel accuracy), or 25m and 24m if point identification error is included. These values are valid if orthorectified SPOT5 Sumermode is used as reference data. These geometric quality results are very promising, however, it should be borne in mind that the tested DMC2 samples are very limited (i.e. two samples). Further testing is required, especially for diverse terrains and images characterised by high satellite inclination angle.
JRC Institute:Institute for the Protection and Security of the Citizen

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