CEOS Instrument: Multispectral Medium Resolution Scanner

Agency: CONAE
Mission: SAC-C
Type:Multi-purpose imaging Vis/IR radiometer
Description:Applications related to agriculture, environment, forestry, hydrology, oceanography, mineralogy and geology, desertification, contamination and protection of ecosystems.
Spatial Resolution: 175 m
Swath Width: 360 km
Wavebands: VIS - NIR: 480 - 500 nm, 540-560 nm, 630-690 nm, 795-835 nm, SWIR: 1550-1700 nm
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