BackForward Satellite: CartoSat-2C 

Satellite details
Acronym CartoSat-2C
Full name CartoSat-2C
Satellite Description
  • 5th flight unit of the CartoSat programme. 3rd of the CartoSat-2 series, so re-named starting from 5 May 2005.
  • Main mission: land observation.
Mass at launch 727 kg Dry mass
Data access link
Data access information
  • Direct reception at appointed ground stations in X-band.
  • Off-line data distribution by ISRO
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 505 km
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Space agency ISRO
Status Operational
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 22 Jun 2016 EOL ≥2022
Last update: 2021-12-27
Associated satellite programme and related satellites

Note: red tag: no longer operational , green tag: operational , blue tag : future

Satellite Payload

All known Instruments flying on CartoSat-2C

Acronym Full name
PAN Panchromatic Camera
HRMX High-Resolution Multi-Spectral
EvM Event Monitoring camera
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