BackForward Satellite: CartoSat-2D 

Satellite details
Acronym CartoSat-2D
Full name CartoSat-2D
Satellite Description
  • 6th flight unit of the CartoSat programme. 4th of the CartoSat-2 series, so re-named starting from 5 May 2005.
  • Main mission: land observation.
Mass at launch 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 515 km
ECT 09:30 desc


Space agency ISRO
Status Operational
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 15 Feb 2017 EOL ≥2022
Last update: 2020-01-04
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-2D

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