Coarse Sun Sensor Detector (Cosine Type)

The Coarse Sun Sensor Detector is a single detector model used for applications including solar array pointing, sun acquisition, and failsafe recovery.

Coarse Sun Sensor Detector
Configuration Single Detector
Field of View Approximate cosine, conical symmetry

Note: Baffles can be provided to restrict the Field of View

Input Power None
Output 500 µA to 1300 µA peak. Can be customized to program requirements.

Typical CSS Response with no baffles installed.
Actual CSS response is shown solid; true cosine is shown dashed.