CEOS Instrument: Laser Corner Cube Reflector Assembly

Agency: ASI
Mission: LARES
Status:Being developed
Type:Laser retroreflector
Description:Accuracy measurements on Lense-Thirring effect and baseline tracking data for precision geodesy. Also for calibration of radar altimeter bias.
Spatial Resolution: N/A
Swath Width: N/A
Wavebands: VIS: 400-750 nm
Technology: Laser retroreflector
Description: Mirrors (generally cube corners) to reflect laser beams sent to the satellite by ground laser-equipped sites during positioning sessions. Applicable only in LEO.

Measurement List:

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