CEOS Instrument: Special Sensor Gamma Ray Particle Detector

Agencies: NOAA [Primary]
 DoD (USA)
Mission: DMSP F-8
Status:No longer considered
Type:Space environment monitor
Description:Detects the location, intensity, and spectrum of X-rays emitted from the Earth's atmosphere
Spatial Resolution: N/A
Swath Width: N/A
Wavebands: N/A
Technology: Space environment monitor
Description: Package of instruments mainly to measure the energy of charged particles hitting the platform, both integrated and spectrally analysed. A main purpose is to monitor the platform safety. Applicable in LEO and GEO.

Measurement List:


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CEOS Systems Engineering Office (SEO)

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