Fine Sun Sensor FSS

Fine Sun Sensor (±50°)

Adcole Fine Sun Sensors have flown on more than 100 spacecraft; applications include high accuracy attitude determination, payload instrument pointing, and gyro updates.

KEY SPECIFICATIONS

Configuration

Number of Measurement Axes

1 (each sensor)

Note: The two sensors can be mounted orthogonally and together function as a 2-axis sun sensor.

Number of Sensors

2

Note: Additional sensors can be paralleled as long as their Fields of View do not overlap.

Parameters

Field of View

100° x 100° (each sensor)

Accuracy

±0.01° to ±0.05°

LSB Size

0.001° to 0.004°