CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - OrbView-1 -
Full Name OrbView-1 Status Mission complete
Mission Agencies GeoEye Launch Date 01 Apr 1995
Mission Links EOL Date 01 Apr 2000
EO Portal Info NORAD Catalog #
International Designator
Orbit Type Inclined, non-sun-synchronous Orbit Period 100 minutes
Orbit Sense Orbit Inclination 70 deg
Orbit Altitude 740 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST Repeat Cycle
Objectives and Applications The objective of OrbView-1 was to acquire affordable high-quality imagery of the Earth for a variety of customers that include local governments, telecommunication companies, architects, civil engineers, real estate managers, farmers and environmental monitoring agencies.
Mission Measurements
Mission Instruments
OpenSearch Datasets Selected IDN OpenSearch Results (search all 12 )
Atmospheric Refractivity Data from the UCAR University NAVSTAR Consortium (UNAVCO) via the WWW
LIS/OTD 0.5 Degree High Resolution Annual Climatology (HRAC) V2.3.2015
LIS/OTD 0.5 Degree High Resolution Full Climatology (HRFC) V2.3.2015
LIS/OTD 0.5 Degree High Resolution Monthly Climatology (HRMC) V2.3.2015
LIS/OTD 2.5 Degree Low Resolution Annual Climatology (LRAC) V2.3.2015
LIS/OTD 2.5 Degree Low Resolution Annual Climatology Time Series (LRACTS) V2.3.2015
LIS/OTD 2.5 Degree Low Resolution Annual Diurnal Climatology (LRADC) V2.3.2015
LIS/OTD 2.5 Degree Low Resolution Diurnal Climatology (LRDC) V2.3.2015
LIS/OTD 2.5 Degree Low Resolution Full Climatology (LRFC) V2.3.2015
LIS/OTD 2.5 Degree Low Resolution Monthly Climatology Time Series (LRMTS) V2.3.2015

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