CEOS Instrument: CCD camera

Instrument:CCD (HJ)
Agency: CAST
Missions: HJ-1A
Status:No longer operational
Type:Multi-purpose imaging Vis/IR radiometer
Description:Multispectral measurements of Earth's surface for natural enviroment and disaster applications
Spatial Resolution: 30 m
Swath Width: 360 km (per set), 720 km (two sets)
Wavebands: 0.43 - 0.90 ?m (4 bands)
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.

Measurement List:

  Land surface imagery
  Earth surface albedo

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