CEOS Instrument: Solar X-ray Imager

Agencies: NOAA [Primary]
Missions: GOES-12
Type:Space environment monitor
Description:Obtains data on structure of solar corona. Full disk imagery also provides warnings of geomagnetic storms, solar flares, and information on active regions of sun and filaments
Spatial Resolution: N/A
Swath Width: N/A
Wavebands: N/A
Technology: Space environment monitor
Description: Package of instruments mainly to measure the energy of charged particles hitting the platform, both integrated and spectrally analysed. A main purpose is to monitor the platform safety. Applicable in LEO and GEO.

Measurement List:


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CEOS Data Base Version: 17 - Created: 2012-01-18