CEOS Instrument: Hyperspectral Imager (IMS-1)

Instrument:HySI (IMS-1)
Agency: ISRO
Mission: IMS-1
Type:Multi-purpose imaging Vis/IR radiometer
Description:Ocean and atmosphere study of Earth surface
Spatial Resolution: 505.6 m
Swath Width: 125.5 km
Wavebands: 64 bands of 8 nm seperation between 400 - 950 nm spectral range
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.

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