THE CEOS DATABASE : Missions, Instruments and Measurements
CEOS EO HANDBOOK – INSTRUMENT SUMMARY - SWIR -
Full Name Short Wave Infra Red Status Proposed
Instrument Agencies ISRO Maturity
Instrument Type Imaging multi-spectral radiometers (vis/IR) Geometry
Instrument Technology Medium-resolution IR spectrometer Sampling Imaging
Data Access Data Format
Measurements and Applications
Resolution Summary 50m
Swath Summary 930 km
Accuracy Summary
Waveband Summary 2 bands (1.3 and 2.1 µm)
SWIR (~1.3 µm - ~3.0 µm)
Instrument Measurements
CategoryParameterAccuracy
Albedo and reflectanceEarth surface albedo 
Cloud type, amount and cloud top temperatureCloud mask 
Sea ice cover, edge and thicknessGlacier cover 
Snow cover, edge and depthSnow cover 
Instrument Missions
TRISHNA - Thermal infrared mission (2022 - 2027)
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