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CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - Meteor-M N2-5 -
Full Name Meteorological Satellite Meteor-M N2-5 Status Approved
Mission Agencies ROSKOSMOS, ROSHYDROMET Launch Date Dec 2023
Mission Links mission site | mission site | data access portal EOL Date Dec 2028
EO Portal Info
Orbit Type Sun-synchronous Orbit Period 101 minutes
Orbit Sense Ascending Orbit Inclination 98.8 deg
Orbit Altitude 835 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST TBD Repeat Cycle
Objectives and Applications Hydrometeorology, climatology, heliogeophysics, Earth resources and environmental monitoring.
Mission Measurements
CategoryParameterInstrument(s)
AtmosphereAerosols MSU-MR
Atmospheric Humidity Fields IKFS-2, MTVZA-GY
Cloud type, amount and cloud top temperature IKFS-2, KMSS, MSU-MR, MTVZA-GY
Cloud particle properties and profile IKFS-2, MTVZA-GY
Liquid water and precipitation rate MSU-MR, MTVZA-GY
Ozone IKFS-2
Radiation budget MSU-MR
Trace gases (excluding ozone) IKFS-2
Atmospheric Temperature Fields IKFS-2, MTVZA-GY
Gravity and Magnetic FieldsGravity, Magnetic and Geodynamic measurements GGAK-M
LandAlbedo and reflectance KMSS, MSU-MR
Vegetation BRLK, MSU-MR
Surface temperature (land) IKFS-2, MSU-MR, MTVZA-GY
Multi-purpose imagery (land) KMSS, MSU-MR
OceanOcean surface winds MTVZA-GY
Surface temperature (ocean) IKFS-2, MSU-MR, MTVZA-GY
Multi-purpose imagery (ocean) MSU-MR
Snow & IceSnow cover, edge and depth KMSS, MSU-MR
Sea ice cover, edge and thickness BRLK, KMSS, MSU-MR, MTVZA-GY
Mission Instruments
BRLK - X-band Synthetic Aperture Radar
DCS - Data Collection System
GGAK-M - Module for Geophysical Measurements (SEM)
IKFS-2 - IR-Fourier spectrometer
KMSS - Multispectral Imager (VIS) system
MSU-MR - Low-resolution multispectral scanning imager-radiometer
MTVZA-GY - Scanning microwave imager-sounder
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