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CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - Kanopus-Vulkan -
Full Name Kanopus-Vulkan Status N/A
Mission Agencies ROSKOSMOS Launch Date 01 Jan 2007
Mission Links EOL Date 31 Dec 2012
EO Portal Info
Orbit Type Sun-synchronous Orbit Period
Orbit Sense Orbit Inclination 97 deg
Orbit Altitude 700 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST Repeat Cycle
Objectives and Applications Hydrology, hydrometeorology, monitoring man-made and natural accidents, research into short-term forecasting of earthquakes.
Mission Measurements
Mission Instruments
ECHO-V - ECHO-V
GID-12T - GID-12T
MTVZA-OK - Scanning microwave radiometer
NVK - Low-frequency wave complex
RBE - RBE
RCHA - RCHA
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