CEOS Instrument: Scanning visual band telephotometer

Missions: Meteor-3 N5
 Meteor-3 N7
 Meteor-3 N8
 Resurs-01 N4
 Meteor-2 N21
Status:No longer operational
Type:Multi-purpose imaging Vis/IR radiometer
Description:TV camera images of cloud, snow and ice
Spatial Resolution: 2 x 1 km
Swath Width: 2600 km
Wavebands: VIS - NIR: 0.5 - 0.8 ?m
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.

Measurement List:

  Sea-ice cover
  Snow cover
  Sea-ice thickness

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