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ZY 1 02D

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2019-059A

Description

ZY 1 02D is a Chinese Earth observation satellite similar to the Chinese-Brazilian CBERS 2B / ZY-1 02B, but features only Chinese instruments. It is the follow-on version to the ZY-1 02C satellite.The primary objective is to acquire high-resolution panchromatic and multispectral imagery for land resource surveys,disaster monitoring, forestry and ecological monitoring.

The ZY-1 02D satellite features improved imagers compared to its predecessor.

It is equipped with a 9-band visible near-infrared camera and a 166-band hyper spectral camera.

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    Facts in Brief

    Launch Date: 2019-09-12
    Launch Vehicle: Long March 4B
    Launch Site: Taiyuan, Peoples Republic of China

    Funding Agency

    • Unknown (Peoples Republic of China)

    Discipline

    • Earth Science

    Additional Information

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

     
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