THE CEOS DATABASE : Missions, Instruments and Measurements
CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - INSAT-2E -
Full Name Indian National Satellite - 2E Status Mission complete
Mission Agencies ISRO Launch Date 03 Apr 1999
Mission Links mission site EOL Date 04 May 2011
EO Portal Info NORAD Catalog # 25666 (TLE)
International Designator 1999-016A
Orbit Type Geostationary Orbit Period
Orbit Sense N/A Orbit Inclination
Orbit Altitude 36000 km Orbit Longitude -83 deg
Orbit LST Repeat Cycle
Objectives and Applications Meteorology, data collection and communication, search and rescue.
Mission Measurements
CategoryParameterInstrument(s)
AtmosphereAtmospheric Winds VHRR
Cloud type, amount and cloud top temperature CCD camera, VHRR
Liquid water and precipitation rate VHRR
Radiation budget VHRR
LandAlbedo and reflectance CCD camera
Surface temperature (land) VHRR
Multi-purpose imagery (land) CCD camera
OceanSurface temperature (ocean) VHRR
Mission Instruments
CCD camera - Charged Coupled Device Camera
VHRR - Very High Resolution Radiometer
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