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CEOS EO HANDBOOK – INSTRUMENT SUMMARY - NIR-SWIR -
Full Name Multi-spectral Optical Camera - Near & Short Wave Infrared Status Approved
Instrument Agencies CONAE, AEB Maturity
Instrument Type Ocean colour instruments Geometry Nadir-viewing
Instrument Technology High-resolution nadir-scanning IR spectrometer Sampling Imaging
Data Access Data Format
Measurements and Applications Ocean Colour - Open ocean, coastal & in-land waters. Atmospheric corrections
Resolution Summary 400m
[Best Resolution: 400m]
Swath Summary 1400 km
[Max Swath: 1400 km]
Accuracy Summary
Waveband Summary Near & Short Wave Infrared, 6 bands: 750 - 765 - 865 -1044 - 1240 - 1640 nm
VIS (~0.40 µm - ~0.75 µm)
NIR (~0.75 µm - ~1.3 µm)
SWIR (~1.3 µm - ~3.0 µm)
TIR (~6.0 µm - ~15.0 µm)
Instrument Measurements
CategoryParameterAccuracy
AerosolsAerosol Extinction / Backscatter (column/profile) 
Ocean colour/biologyColor dissolved organic matter (CDOM) 
Instrument Missions
SAC-E/SABIA_MAR-B - Misión Satelital Argentina Brasileña para Información del Ambiente Marino (2019 - 2027)
SAC-E/SABIA_MAR-A - Misión Satelital Argentina Brasileña para Información del Ambiente Marino (2020 - 2025)
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