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Monitor-E is a Russian remote-sensing satellite that was launched by a Rockot booster from Plesetsk at 18:34 UT on 26 August 2005. The 825 kg satellite has instruments to image Earth's surface at a resolution of eight meters in color as well as in black-and-white, providing input for agricultural estimates, pollution levels, and disaster management.

Alternate Names

  • 28822

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2005-08-26
Launch Vehicle: Rokot
Launch Site: Plesetsk, Russia
Mass: 825 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Russia)


  • Earth Science

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

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