£687.50 excluding VAT

Oculus All-Sky Camera 180°

SKU: 110-0009 Category:


The Oculus all-sky camera is designed to provide high quality sky images for weather and meteor observations. The camera core is based on the 1.4 megapixel ‘SuperStar’ and it employs a 1.55mm FL f2 ‘Fish-Eye’ lens to achieve 180 degrees coverage. A 2.5mm f1.2 150 degree ‘Fish-Eye’ lens is also available as an optional extra giving a higher resolution coverage of a smaller FOV.


  • CCD type: ICX267AL Sony SuperHAD interline CCD with low dark current and vertical anti-blooming. 
  • CCD Full resolution pixel data: Pixel size: 4.65uM x 4.65uM, Image format: 1392 x 1040 pixels 
  • CCD Image area: 6.4mm (Horizontal) x 4.75mm (Vertical). 
  • CCD quality: Grade 1 
  • Spectral Response: QE max at 520nM (~50%), 30% at 420nM and 670nM. 
  • Readout Noise: Less than 10 electrons RMS – typically only 7 electrons. 
  • Full-well capacity: Greater than 15,000 e- (unbinned) 
  • Anti-blooming: Overload margin greater than 1000x. 
  • Dark current: Less than 0.1 electrons/second @ + 10C ambient. 
  • Data format: 16 bits. 
  • System gain: 0.3 electrons per ADU 
  • Lens details: 1.55mm FL F/2 180 degree ‘Fish Eye’ 
  • Computer Interface: Built-in USB 2.0 compatible interface. 
  • Image download time: Typically 0.6 seconds at full resolution using USB 2.0. 
  • Power requirements: Camera is USB powered, dew heater requires 12v at 1 amp max. 
  • Input connection: ‘Mini B’ USB socket for USB2.0 and a 2.1mm jack for +12v heater supply. 
  • Cooling system: Ambient air cooling. 
  • Viewing dome: High quality polycarbonate hemisphere (replaceable) 
  • Overall size: 150mm tall x 95mm diameter 
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