THE CEOS DATABASE : Missions, Instruments and Measurements
CEOS EO HANDBOOK – INSTRUMENT SUMMARY - MR-2000M1 -
Full Name Scanning visible radiometer Status No longer operational
Instrument Agencies ROSHYDROMET Maturity
Instrument Type Imaging multi-spectral radiometers (vis/IR) Geometry
Instrument Technology Multi-purpose imaging Vis/IR radiometer Sampling Sounding
Data Access Data Format
Measurements and Applications TV camera images of cloud, snow and ice.
Resolution Summary 1.5 km
Swath Summary 3100 km
Accuracy Summary
Waveband Summary VIS - NIR: 0.5 - 0.8 µm
VIS (~0.40 µm - ~0.75 µm)
NIR (~0.75 µm - ~1.3 µm)
Instrument Measurements
CategoryParameterAccuracy
Cloud particle properties and profileCloud liquid water (column/profile) 
Cloud type, amount and cloud top temperatureCloud type 
Sea ice cover, edge and thicknessSea-ice cover 
Sea-ice thickness 
Snow cover, edge and depthSnow cover 
Instrument Missions
Meteor-3 N5 - (1991 - 2002)
Meteor-3 N7 - (1994 - 1995)
Meteor-3 N8 - (1994 - 1998)
Meteor-3M N1 - (2001 - 2005)
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