CEOS Instrument: Lightning Mapper




Instrument:LM
Agencies: NRSCC [Primary]
 CAST
 NSMC-CMA
Missions: FY-4A
 FY-4B
 FY-4C
 FY-4D
 FY-4E
Status:Approved
Type:Lightning imager
Description:Lightning mapping for locating thunder storms in flooding season, CCD camear operating 0.77 Ám to count flashes and intensity
Spatial Resolution: 10 km
Swath Width: Full Earth disk
Wavebands: 0.774 ?m
Technology: Lightning imager
Description: Detector matrix all-time watching the earth in a very-narrow O2 band at 777.4 nm, to count the flash rate and intensity in the instantaneous field of view (5-10 km). Applicable in LEO and, better, in GEO.

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