CEOS Instrument: Geostationary Ocean Colour Imager

Agencies: KARI [Primary]
Mission: COMS
Type:Multi-purpose imaging Vis/IR radiometer
Description:Ocean colour information, coastal zone monitoring, land resources monitoring
Spatial Resolution: 236m x 500m
Swath Width: 1440 km
Wavebands: VIS - NIR: 0.40 - 0.88 ?m (8 channels)
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:

  Ocean chlorophyll concentration

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