THE CEOS DATABASE : Missions, Instruments and Measurements
CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - CARTOSAT-2E -
Full Name Cartography Satellite - 2E Status Approved
Mission Agencies ISRO Launch Date Jul 2017
Mission Links EOL Date Jul 2022
EO Portal Info
Orbit Type Sun-synchronous Orbit Period 97.4 minutes
Orbit Sense Descending Orbit Inclination 97.87 deg
Orbit Altitude 500 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST 9:30 Repeat Cycle 5 days
Objectives and Applications High precision large-scale cartographic mapping and thematic applications with MX data at 1:4000 scales.
Mission Measurements
CategoryParameterInstrument(s)
LandAlbedo and reflectance PAN (Cartosat-2E)
Landscape topography HRMX, PAN (Cartosat-2E)
Vegetation HRMX
Multi-purpose imagery (land) HRMX
Mission Instruments
HRMX - High Resolution Multi Spectral
PAN (Cartosat-2E) - Panchromatic Camera
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