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CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - Meteor-3M -
Full Name Meteor-3M
aka Meteor-3M N1
Status Mission complete
Mission Agencies ROSHYDROMET, ROSKOSMOS Launch Date 01 Dec 2001
Mission Links mission site EOL Date 01 Apr 2008
EO Portal Info NORAD Catalog # 27001 (TLE)
International Designator 2001-056A
Orbit Type Sun-synchronous Orbit Period 105.3 minutes
Orbit Sense Ascending Orbit Inclination 99.6 deg
Orbit Altitude 1024 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST Repeat Cycle
Objectives and Applications Hydrometeorology, climatology, land surface, physical oceanography, heliogeophysics and space environment, data collection, sounding of the atmosphere, agriculture.
Mission Measurements
CategoryParameterInstrument(s)
AtmosphereAerosols MSU-MR, SAGE III
Atmospheric Humidity Fields IKFS-2, MIVZA, MTVZA-GY, SAGE III
Atmospheric Winds SAR
Cloud type, amount and cloud top temperature IKFS-2, Klimat, KMSS, MIVZA, MR-2000M1, MSU-MR, MTVZA-GY, SAGE III
Cloud particle properties and profile IKFS-2, MR-2000M1, MTVZA-GY
Liquid water and precipitation rate MIVZA, MSU-MR, MTVZA-GY
Ozone IKFS-2, SAGE III, SFM-2
Radiation budget MSU-MR
Trace gases (excluding ozone) IKFS-2, SAGE III
Atmospheric Temperature Fields IKFS-2, MTVZA-GY, SAGE III
LandAlbedo and reflectance KMSS, MSU-E, MSU-MR, MSU-SM
Vegetation MSU-MR, MSU-SM, SAR
Surface temperature (land) IKFS-2, MSU-MR, MTVZA-GY
Multi-purpose imagery (land) KMSS, MSU-E, MSU-MR, MSU-SM
OceanOcean surface winds MTVZA-GY
Surface temperature (ocean) IKFS-2, Klimat, MIVZA, MSU-MR, MTVZA-GY
Multi-purpose imagery (ocean) MSU-MR, MSU-SM
Snow & IceSnow cover, edge and depth Klimat, KMSS, MIVZA, MR-2000M1, MSU-MR
Sea ice cover, edge and thickness Klimat, KMSS, MIVZA, MR-2000M1, MSU-MR, MTVZA-GY, SAR
Mission Instruments
BRK - On board retransmission complex
DCS - Data Collection System
IKFS-2 - IR-Fourier spectrometer
KGI-4C - Module for Geophysical Measurements
Klimat - Scanning IR radiometer
KMSS - Multispectral Imager (VIS) system
MIVZA - Microwave scanning radiometer
MR-2000M1 - Scanning visible radiometer
MSGI-5EI - Multichannel System for Geoactive Emission Measurements
MSTE-5E - Multichannel system of geoactive measurements
MSU-E - Multispectral high resolution electronic scanner
MSU-MR - Low-resolution multispectral scanning imager-radiometer
MSU-SM - Multi-Spectral Medium Resolution Scanning System
MTVZA-GY - Scanning microwave imager-sounder
SAGE III - Stratospheric Aerosol and Gas Experiment-III
SAR - Synthetic Aperture Radar X band
SFM-2 - UV limb spectrometer
OpenSearch Datasets Selected IDN OpenSearch Results (search all 14 )
CDDIS_SLR_data
CDDIS_SLR_predictions
GOZCARDS Merged Ozone 1 month L3 10 degree Zonal Means on a Vertical Pressure Grid V1 (GozMmlpO3) at ...
GOZCARDS Source Ozone 1 month L3 10 degree Zonal Means on a Vertical Pressure Grid V1 (GozSmlpO3) at ...
SAGE III Meteor-3M L1B Solar Event Transmission Data (HDF-EOS) V004
SAGE III Meteor-3M L1B Solar Event Transmission Data (Native) V004
SAGE III Meteor-3M L2 Lunar Event Species Profiles (HDF-EOS) V003
SAGE III Meteor-3M L2 Lunar Event Species Profiles (Native) V003
SAGE III Meteor-3M L2 Monthly Cloud Presence Data (HDF-EOS) V003
SAGE III Meteor-3M L2 Monthly Cloud Presence Data (Native) V003

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