THE CEOS DATABASE : Missions, Instruments and Measurements
CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - YOUTHSAT -
Full Name Youthsat Status Mission complete
Mission Agencies ISRO Launch Date 20 Apr 2011
Mission Links mission site EOL Date 19 Apr 2013
EO Portal Info
Orbit Type Sun-synchronous Orbit Period 101.35 minutes
Orbit Sense Descending Orbit Inclination 98.731 deg
Orbit Altitude 817 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST Repeat Cycle 24 days
Objectives and Applications Airglow of Earth's atmosphere (ionosphere), mapping total electron content in ionosphere.
Mission Measurements
Mission Instruments
LiV HYSI - Limb Viewing Hyperspectral Imager VNIR
RaBIT - Radio Beacon for Ionospheric Tomography
Copyright CEOS | About | Site Search Researched and written by Symbios