THE CEOS DATABASE : Missions, Instruments and Measurements
CEOS EO HANDBOOK – INSTRUMENT SUMMARY - Advanced KMSS -
Full Name Advanced Multispectral Imager (VIS) Status Proposed
Instrument Agencies ROSHYDROMET Maturity High Heritage - Non-Operational
Instrument Type Imaging multi-spectral radiometers (vis/IR) Geometry Cross-track scanning
Instrument Technology Multi-purpose imaging Vis/IR radiometer Sampling Imaging
Data Access Constrained Access Data Format
Measurements and Applications Multispectral images of land & sea surfaces and ice cover.
Resolution Summary 60 m - 100 m
[Best Resolution: 60m]
Swath Summary 900 km
[Max Swath: 900 km]
Accuracy Summary
Waveband Summary 0.4 - 0.9 µm, 6 channels
VIS (~0.40 µm - ~0.75 µm)
NIR (~0.75 µm - ~1.3 µm)
Instrument Measurements
CategoryParameterAccuracy
Albedo and reflectanceEarth surface albedo 
Cloud type, amount and cloud top temperatureCloud imagery 
Multi-purpose imagery (land)Fire area 
Land surface imagery 
Sea ice cover, edge and thicknessSea-ice cover 
Snow cover, edge and depthSnow cover 
Instrument Missions
Meteor-MP N1 - Meteor-MP Meteorological Satellite N1 (2023 - 2028)
Meteor-MP N2 - Meteor-MP Meteorological Satellite N2 (2024 - 2029)
Meteor-MP N3 - Meteor-MP Meteorological Satellite N3 (2025 - 2030)
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