THE CEOS DATABASE : Missions, Instruments and Measurements
CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - GF-4 -
Full Name Gaofen-4 Status Currently being flown
Mission Agencies CRESDA, NSMC-CMA Launch Date 29 Dec 2015
Mission Links mission site EOL Date Dec 2023
EO Portal Info
Orbit Type Geostationary Orbit Period
Orbit Sense Orbit Inclination 0 deg
Orbit Altitude 36000 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST Repeat Cycle
Objectives and Applications Earth resources, environmental monitoring, land surface.
Mission Measurements
CategoryParameterInstrument(s)
LandMulti-purpose imagery (land) MWIR (GF-4), VNIR (GF-4)
Mission Instruments
MWIR (GF-4) - Medium Wavelength Infrared Camera
VNIR (GF-4) - Visible and Near-Infrared Camera
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