THE CEOS DATABASE : Missions, Instruments and Measurements
CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - NIMBUS-4 -
Full Name Status Mission complete
Mission Agencies NASA Launch Date 15 Apr 1970
Mission Links EOL Date 30 Sep 1980
EO Portal Info
Orbit Type Sun-synchronous Orbit Period 107.1 minutes
Orbit Sense N/A Orbit Inclination 99.9 deg
Orbit Altitude 1200 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST Repeat Cycle
Objectives and Applications
Mission Measurements
Mission Instruments
BUV - Backscatter Ultraviolet instrument
IRIS - Infrared Interferometer Spectrometer instrument
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