CEOS Instrument: Multispectral Imager




Instrument:MS
Agency: GeoEye
Mission: Ikonos-2
Status:Operational
Type:Multi-purpose imaging Vis/IR radiometer
Description:Object identification, for example buildings, roads, farmland, national security, military mapping, air and marine transportation, land use and change.
Spatial Resolution: 4 m
Swath Width: 70 km
Wavebands: 445 ? 516 nm (blue), 506 ? 595 nm (green), 632 ? 698 nm (red), 757 ? 853 nm (near IR)
Technology: Multi-purpose imaging Vis/IR radiometer
Description: Instrument designed to address more objectives by appropriate blending of the characteristics of spectral coverage and resolution, spatial resolution, radiometric accuracy, etc.. Spectral coverage in bands of Vis, NIR, SWIR, MWIR and TIR (0.4-15 Ám). Number of channels from a few to a few tens, separated by dichroics and filters. Channel bandwidths around 10 %. Spatial resolution typically 30m-3 km. Applicable in LEO and GEO.

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