Full Name China Brazil Earth Resources Satellite - 1 Status Mission complete
Mission Agencies CRESDA, INPE Launch Date 14 Oct 1999
Mission Links mission site EOL Date 12 Oct 2003
EO Portal Info NORAD Catalog # 25940 (TLE)
International Designator 1999-057A
Orbit Type Sun-synchronous Orbit Period 100.26 minutes
Orbit Sense Descending Orbit Inclination 98.5 deg
Orbit Altitude 778 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST 10:50 Repeat Cycle 26 days
Objectives and Applications Earth resources, environmental monitoring, land surface (joint with INPE).
Mission Measurements
LandAlbedo and reflectance CCD, IR-MSS, WFI
Vegetation CCD, WFI
Surface temperature (land) IR-MSS
Multi-purpose imagery (land) CCD, IR-MSS, WFI
Mission Instruments
CCD - High Resolution CCD Camera
DCS - Data Collecting System Transponder
IR-MSS - Infrared Multispectral Scanner
WFI - Wide Field Imager
OpenSearch Datasets Selected IDN OpenSearch Results (search all 1 )
China-Brazil Earth Resource Satellite (CBERS) 1, 2 and 2B Data Catalog

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