Principal Earth Observation Satellites & Sensors

Sensors

High Spatial Resolution
(< 10 m)

GeoEye-1   HRG    IKONOS    LISS-III    OrbView-3    QuickBird   RapidEye  WorldView-1 WorldView-2

Medium Spatial Resolution
(10 - 100 m)

ALI    ASTER    ETM+    HRG    HRV    HRVIR    LISS    MSS    TM

Low Spatial Resolution
(> 100 m)

AATSR    ATSR    AVHRR    GOES-Imager    Meteosat-Imager    MERIS    MODIS    OLS    SeaWiFS    SEVERI    Vegetation    WiFS

Hyperspectral

AVIRIS    casi    Hyperion

Synthetic Aperture Radar

ERS    J-ERS    RADARSAT    SeaSat

 


 

Satellites

Aqua

Aura

AMSR-E

DMSP

EO-1

EROS

AVIRIS


casi

GeoEye

GOES

IKONOS

IRS

Landsat

NOAA

OrbView

QuickBird

RADARSAT

RapidEye

SPOT

Terra

WorldView


 

Future Remote Sensing Systems

Remote Sensing Imagery Summary Table (A. Leroux - U. Laval)

NASA CHAART of Past, Present and Future Sensor Systems

ASPRS Guide to Land Imaging Satellites

Real Time Satellite Tracking (NASA)

The Ones That Didn't Make It

 


Geog 331 Remote Sensing


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