Full Name Medium resolution wide capture multispectral optical sensor Status No longer considered
Instrument Agencies ROSKOSMOS Maturity
Instrument Type Imaging multi-spectral radiometers (vis/IR) Geometry TBD
Instrument Technology Multi-purpose imaging Vis/IR radiometer Sampling Imaging
Data Access Open Access Data Format
Measurements and Applications Land surface and ocean monitoring
Resolution Summary 5; 10; 20
[Best Resolution: 5m]
Swath Summary 120 km
[Max Swath: 160 km]
Accuracy Summary
Waveband Summary 0.50-0.80 µm; 0.45-0.51 µm; 0.51-0.58 µm; 0.63-0.69 µm; 0.77-0.89 µm; 0.71-0.75 µm; 0.76-0.80 µm; 0.85-0.89 µm; 0.89-0.96 µm; 1.55-1.70 µm
VIS (~0.40 µm - ~0.75 µm)
NIR (~0.75 µm - ~1.3 µm)
SWIR (~1.3 µm - ~3.0 µm)
Instrument Measurements
Measurements Overview
Cloud type, amount and cloud top temperatureCloud imagery
Multi-purpose imagery (land)Fire fractional cover
Land surface imagery
Sea ice cover, edge and thicknessSea-ice cover
Snow cover, edge and depthSnow cover
Thematic Links Global Climate Observing System Essential Climate Variables (GCOS ECVs)
ECVDescriptionProduct(s)ECV Inventory 3.0 Record(s)
Fire click here click here search ECV Inventory records
Sea Ice click here click here search ECV Inventory records
Snow click here click here search ECV Inventory records
Instrument Missions