THE CEOS DATABASE : Missions, Instruments and Measurements
CEOS EO HANDBOOK – INSTRUMENT SUMMARY - MSU-IK-SR -
Full Name Multi-channel medium and far IR range radiometer Status Approved
Instrument Agencies ROSKOSMOS, ROSHYDROMET Maturity
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 Parameters of clouds, snow, ice and land cover, vegetation, surface temperature, fire detection.
Resolution Summary 200 m
[Best Resolution: 130m]
Swath Summary 2000 km
[Max Swath: 2000 km]
Accuracy Summary
Waveband Summary 3.5-4.1 µm; 8.1-9.1 µm
MWIR (~3.0 µm - ~6.0 µm)
TIR (~6.0 µm - ~15.0 µm)
Instrument Measurements
CategoryParameterAccuracy
Cloud type, amount and cloud top temperatureCloud type 
Multi-purpose imagery (land)Fire area 
Sea ice cover, edge and thicknessSea-ice cover 
Snow cover, edge and depthSnow cover 
Surface temperature (land)Land surface temperature 
VegetationVegetation Cover 
Instrument Missions
Kanopus-V-IR - Environmental Satellite Kanopus-V-IR (2017 - 2022)
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