Solar Ultraviolet Imaging Telescope
To image the spatially resolved Solar Photosphere and Chromosphere in near Ultraviolet and measure solar irradiance variations
Near-UV radiometer with 10 channels in the range 200-400 nm selected by a filter-wheel mechanism
Full disk viewed. IFOV 1.1 solar radii.
N/A (full disk)
Coverage / Cycle
Full solar disc
Flown on an R&D satellite
≥2022 to ≥2027
Satellites this instrument is flying on
Note: a red tag indicates satellites no longer operational, a
green tag indicates operational satellites, a blue tag indicates
Solar and space environment monitors Solar activity monitor
No WIGOS subcomponents have been defined.
Tentative Evaluation of Measurements
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Variable Relevance for measuring this variable Operational limitations Explanation
Solar UV flux 2 - very high No specific limitation. Several channels, moderate dynamic range