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SENSOR /
Data Link
AGENCYSATELLITELAUNCH
DATE
SWATH
(km)
SPATIAL
RESOLUTION
(m)
BANDSSPECTRAL
COVERAGE
(nm)
SPECTRAL
RESPONSE
FUNCTION
EQUATORIAL CROSSING
TIME
COCTS
UI
CZI
CNSA/NSOAS
(China)
HY-1C7 September 20183000
3000
950
1100
550
50
10
2
4
402 - 12,500
345 - 395
433 - 885
10:30
GOCI
Geostationary
KARI/KIOST
(South Korea)
COMS26 June 201025005008400 - 8658 times/day
MODIS-AquaNASA
(USA)
Aqua
(EOS-PM1)
4 May 20022330250/500/100036405-14,385SRF-link13:30
MODIS-TerraNASA
(USA)
Terra
(EOS-AM1)
18 Dec 19992330250/500/100036405-14,385SRF-link10:30
OCM-2ISRO
(India)
Oceansat-2
(India)
23 Sept 20091420360/40008400 - 90012:00
OLCIESA/
EUMETSAT
Sentinel 3A16 Feb 20161270300/120021400 - 1020SRF-link10:00
OLCIESA/
EUMETSAT
Sentinel 3B25 April 20181270300/120021400 - 102010:00
SGLIJAXA
(Japan)
GCOM-C23 Dec 2017 1150 - 1400250/1000 19375 - 12,500 10:30
SGLIJAXA
(Japan)
GCOM-C23 Dec 2017 1150 - 1400250/1000 19375 - 12,500 10:30
VIIRSNOAA
(USA)
Suomi NPP28 Oct 20113000375 / 75022402 - 11,800SRF-link13:30
VIIRSNOAA/NASA
(USA)
JPSS-1/NOAA-2018 Nov 20173000370 / 74022402 - 11,800SRF-link13:30

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