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CEOS EO HANDBOOK – INSTRUMENT SUMMARY - Advanced Scatterometer -
Full Name Advanced Scatterometer Status Proposed
Instrument Agencies ROSHYDROMET Maturity Low Heritage
Instrument Type Scatterometers Geometry TBD
Instrument Technology Radar scatterometer Sampling Imaging
Data Access Very Constrained Access Data Format
Measurements and Applications Ocean surface wind measurements.
Resolution Summary 25 km
[Best Resolution: 25m]
Swath Summary 1800 km
[Max Swath: 1800 km]
Accuracy Summary Wind speed: 2 m/s, direction: 20 grad
Waveband Summary C (or X) - band, TBD
MW (~1.0 cm - ~100 cm)
Instrument Measurements
CategoryParameterAccuracy
Ocean surface windsWind vector over sea surface (horizontal) 
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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