THE CEOS DATABASE : Missions, Instruments and Measurements
CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - Resurs-01 N3 -
Full Name Resource satellite first series number 3 Status Mission complete
Mission Agencies ROSKOSMOS, ROSHYDROMET Launch Date 04 Nov 1994
Mission Links mission site EOL Date 01 Jan 1996
EO Portal Info
Orbit Type Sun-synchronous Orbit Period 98.01 minutes
Orbit Sense TBD Orbit Inclination 97.88 deg
Orbit Altitude 678 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST Repeat Cycle
Objectives and Applications Agriculture and forestry, hydrology, environmental monitoring, hydrometeorology, ice and snow, land surface, meteorology.
Mission Measurements
CategoryParameterInstrument(s)
LandAlbedo and reflectance MSU-E, MSU-SK
Multi-purpose imagery (land) MSU-E, MSU-SK
Mission Instruments
MSU-E - Multispectral high resolution electronic scanner
MSU-SK - Multispectral medium resolution conical scanner
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