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CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - OKEAN-O -
Full Name Status Mission complete
Mission Agencies ROSHYDROMET Launch Date 17 Jul 1999
Mission Links mission site EOL Date 31 Jan 2002
EO Portal Info
Orbit Type Sun-synchronous Orbit Period 98 minutes
Orbit Sense Descending Orbit Inclination 98 deg
Orbit Altitude 670 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST Repeat Cycle
Objectives and Applications Oceanography, agriculture and forestry, hydrology, environmental monitoring, crop and soil monitoring, forest and tundra fires, pollution monitoring.
Mission Measurements
CategoryParameterInstrument(s)
AtmosphereAtmospheric Humidity Fields DELTA-2D
Liquid water and precipitation rate DELTA-2D
Radiation budget MSU-M
LandAlbedo and reflectance MSU-M, MSU-SK, MSU-V
Soil moisture DELTA-2D
Multi-purpose imagery (land) MSU-M, MSU-SK, MSU-V
OceanOcean topography/currents RLSBO
Ocean surface winds RLSBO
Surface temperature (ocean) DELTA-2D
Ocean wave height and spectrum RLSBO
Multi-purpose imagery (ocean) MSU-M, RLSBO
Snow & IceIce sheet topography RLSBO
Sea ice cover, edge and thickness MSU-M, RLSBO
Mission Instruments
DELTA-2D - Multispectral microwave scanning radiometer
KONDOR-2 - Data collection and transmission system
MSU-M - Multi-Spectral Low Resolution Scanning System
MSU-SK - Multispectral medium resolution conical scanner
MSU-V - Multispectral high resolution conical scanner
R-225 - Single channel microwave radiometer
R-600 - Single channel microwave radiometer
RLSBO - Side looking microwave radar
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