THE CEOS DATABASE : Missions, Instruments and Measurements
CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - IRS-1C -
Full Name Indian Remote Sensing Satellite - 1C Status Mission complete
Mission Agencies ISRO Launch Date 28 Dec 1995
Mission Links mission site EOL Date 21 Sep 2007
EO Portal Info NORAD Catalog # 23751 (TLE)
International Designator 1995-072A
Orbit Type Sun-synchronous Orbit Period 101.35 minutes
Orbit Sense Descending Orbit Inclination 98.6 deg
Orbit Altitude 817 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST 10:50 Repeat Cycle 24 days
Objectives and Applications Land surface, agriculture and forestry regional geology, land use studies, water resources, vegetation studies, coastal studies and soils, cartography, digital terrain models.
Mission Measurements
CategoryParameterInstrument(s)
LandAlbedo and reflectance LISS-III (IRS), PAN (IRS-1C/1D), WiFS
Landscape topography LISS-III (IRS), PAN (IRS-1C/1D), WiFS
Vegetation LISS-III (IRS), WiFS
Multi-purpose imagery (land) LISS-III (IRS), PAN (IRS-1C/1D), WiFS
Snow & IceIce sheet topography PAN (IRS-1C/1D)
Snow cover, edge and depth LISS-III (IRS), WiFS
Mission Instruments
LISS-III (IRS) - Linear Imaging Self Scanner - III (IRS)
PAN (IRS-1C/1D) - Panchromatic sensor
WiFS - Wide Field Sensor
OpenSearch Datasets Selected IDN OpenSearch Results (search all 8 )
Data Products for the Indian Remote Sensing Satellites
IRS 1C LIS3 Standard Products
IRS 1C Standard Geo Referenced Product
IRS Pan 104-052 of 23 Nov 1996
IRS-1C - Multispectral Images (LISS-III) - Europe
IRS-1C - Panchromatic Images (PAN) - Europe
IRS-1C - Wide Field Sensor Images (WiFS) - Europe
IRS-1C/1D ESA archive

Selected FedEO OpenSearch Results (total 13 results)
IRS-1C - Panchromatic Images (PAN) - Europe
IRS-1C - Multispectral Images (LISS-III) - Europe
IRS-1C - Wide Field Sensor Images (WiFS) - Europe
IRS-1C/1D European coverage
IRS-1C/1D Full archive
Data Products for the Indian Remote Sensing Satellites
IRS 1C LIS3 Standard Products
IRS 1C Standard Geo Referenced Product
IRS Pan 104-052 of 23 Nov 1996
IRS-1C - Multispectral Images (LISS-III) - Europe

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