CEOS Instrument: Panchromatic Camera

Instrument:PAN (Cartosat-2A/2B)
Agency: ISRO
Missions: CARTOSAT-2B
Type:High resolution optical imager
Description:High resolution stereo images for large scale (better than 1:0000) mapping applications, urban applications, GIS ingest
Spatial Resolution: 1 m
Swath Width: 10 km
Wavebands: VIS: 0.5 - 0.75 ?m
Technology: High resolution optical imager
Description: Imaging Vis/IR radiometer whose characteristics are stressed towards spatial resolution (typically <30 m). Spectral coverage in bands of Vis and NIR (0.4-1.3 Ám). Number of channels can be small (extreme: one, i.e. panchromatic) or very large (hyperspectral) separated in-field (array detectors) or by a spectrometer, or a combination of both. Channel bandwidths from 0.5 Ám (PAN) to 5 nm (hyperspectral). Applicable only in LEO.

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