CEOS Instrument: High Resolution CCD Camera

Agencies: CAST [Primary]
Missions: CBERS-1
Status:No longer operational
Type:High resolution optical imager
Description:Measurements of cloud type and extent and land surface reflectance, and used for global land surface applications
Spatial Resolution: 20 m
Swath Width: 113 km
Wavebands: VIS: 0.45 - 0.52 ?m, 0.52 - 0.59 ?m, 0.63 - 0.69 ?m, NIR: 0.77 - 0.89 ?m, PAN: 0.51 - 0.71 ?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