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CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - RASAT -
Full Name RASAT Remote Sensing Satellite Status Currently being flown
Mission Agencies TUBITAK Launch Date 17 Aug 2011
Mission Links mission site | mission site | data access portal EOL Date Dec 2016
EO Portal Info
Orbit Type Sun-synchronous Orbit Period 98.8 minutes
Orbit Sense Ascending Orbit Inclination 98.21 deg
Orbit Altitude 685 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST 10:30 Repeat Cycle 4 days
Objectives and Applications Cartography, land cover/land use, city planning, disaster mitigation/monitoring, environmental monitoring.
Mission Measurements
CategoryParameterInstrument(s)
LandAlbedo and reflectance RASAT VIS Multispectral, RASAT VIS Panchromatic
Multi-purpose imagery (land) RASAT VIS Multispectral, RASAT VIS Panchromatic
Mission Instruments
RASAT VIS Multispectral - RASAT VIS Multispectral camera
RASAT VIS Panchromatic - RASAR VIS Panchromatic camera
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