THE CEOS DATABASE : Missions, Instruments and Measurements
CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - SCATSAT-1 -
Full Name SCATSAT-1 Status Currently being flown
Mission Agencies ISRO Launch Date 26 Sep 2016
Mission Links EOL Date Aug 2021
EO Portal Info
Orbit Type Sun-synchronous Orbit Period
Orbit Sense Descending Orbit Inclination 98.1 deg
Orbit Altitude 720 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST 09:20 Repeat Cycle
Objectives and Applications Observe the sea roughness, wind velocity vector
Mission Measurements
CategoryParameterInstrument(s)
OceanOcean surface winds Scatterometer (Scatsat-1)
Mission Instruments
Scatterometer (Scatsat-1) - Scatterometer (Scatsat-1)
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