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CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - DEMETER -
Full Name Detection of Electro-Magnetic Emissions Transmitted from Earthquake Regions Status Mission complete
Mission Agencies CNES Launch Date 29 Jun 2004
Mission Links mission site EOL Date 10 Dec 2010
EO Portal Info
Orbit Type Sun-synchronous Orbit Period
Orbit Sense TBD Orbit Inclination
Orbit Altitude 800 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST 10:30 Repeat Cycle
Objectives and Applications Micro-satellite to study; ionospheric disturbances related to seismic activity, ionospheric disturbances related to human activity, pre and post-seismic effects in the ionosphere, global information on the Earth's electromagnetic environment.
Mission Measurements
CategoryParameterInstrument(s)
Gravity and Magnetic FieldsGravity, Magnetic and Geodynamic measurements IMSC
Mission Instruments
IAP - Instrument for plasma analysis
ICE - Instrument for Electric Field
IDP - Instrument For Plasma Detection
IMSC - Instrument Search Coil Magnetometer
ISL - Langmuir probes
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