CEOS Instrument: Laser Retroreflector Array




Instrument:LRA (LAGEOS)
Agency: ASI
Missions: LAGEOS-1
 LAGEOS-2
Status:Operational
Type:Laser retroreflector
Description:Baseline tracking data for precision geodesy. Also for calibration of radar altimeter bias. Several types used on various missions.
Spatial Resolution: N/A
Swath Width: N/A
Wavebands: VIS: 400-750 nm
Technology: Laser retroreflector
Description: Mirrors (generally cube corners) to reflect laser beams sent to the satellite by ground laser-equipped sites during positioning sessions. Applicable only in LEO.

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