CEOS Instrument: Multispectral Scanner




Instrument:MSS
Agency: NSAU
Mission: Sich-2
Status:Operational
Type:High resolution optical imager
Description:Multispectral scanner images of land surface
Spatial Resolution: 8.2 m
Swath Width: 46.6 km pointable ▒35░ from nadir
Wavebands: VIS - NIR: 0.51 - 0.90 ?m; VIS: 0.51 - 0.59 ?m, 0.61 - 0.68 ?m; NIR: 0.80 - 0.89 ?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