THE CEOS DATABASE : Missions, Instruments and Measurements
CEOS EO HANDBOOK – INSTRUMENT SUMMARY - HYC -
Full Name HYperspectral Camera Status Approved
Instrument Agencies ASI Maturity
Instrument Type Hyperspectral imagers and Imaging multi-spectral radiometers (vis/IR) Geometry Push-broom scanning
Instrument Technology Medium-resolution IR spectrometer Sampling Imaging
Data Access Constrained Access Data Format HDF
Measurements and Applications Hyperspectral data for complex land ecosystem studies.
Resolution Summary 30 m
[Best Resolution: 30m]
Swath Summary 30 km
[Max Swath: 30 km]
Accuracy Summary Spectral resolution 10 nm
Waveband Summary VNIR: 400 - 1010 nm, SWIR: 920 - 2500 nm
VIS (~0.40 µm - ~0.75 µm)
NIR (~0.75 µm - ~1.3 µm)
SWIR (~1.3 µm - ~3.0 µm)
Instrument Measurements
CategoryParameterAccuracy
AerosolsVolcanic ash 
Albedo and reflectanceEarth surface albedo 
Multi-purpose imagery (land)Land surface imagery 
VegetationVegetation type 
Instrument Missions
PRISMA - PRecursore IperSpettrale della Missione Applicativa (2018 - 2023)
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