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CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - Kanopus-V N4 -
Full Name Environmental Satellite Kanopus-V N4 Status Planned
Mission Agencies ROSKOSMOS Launch Date 2017
Mission Links mission site EOL Date 2021
EO Portal Info
Orbit Type Sun-synchronous Orbit Period 94.7 minutes
Orbit Sense Ascending Orbit Inclination 97.4 deg
Orbit Altitude 510 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST Repeat Cycle 5 days
Objectives and Applications Disaster monitoring, forest fire detection, land surface, environmental monitoring.
Mission Measurements
CategoryParameterInstrument(s)
LandAlbedo and reflectance MSS, PSS
Vegetation PSS
Multi-purpose imagery (land) MSS, PSS
Snow & IceSnow cover, edge and depth MSS, PSS
Sea ice cover, edge and thickness PSS
Mission Instruments
MSS - Multispectral imaging system
PSS - Panchromatic imaging system
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