BackForward Satellite: CLARREO-1B 

Satellite details
Acronym CLARREO-1B
Full name Climate Absolute Radiance and Refractivity Observatory - 1B
Satellite Description
  • 2nd flight unit of the dual-satellite CLARREO programme.  Companion of CLARREO-1A.
  • Main mission: Earth's SW radiation.
Mass at launch 381 kg Dry mass 366 kg
Power 400 W
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • TBD
Orbit Drifting orbit Altitude 609 km
Inclination 90 °


Space agency NASA
Status Mission concept
Details on Status
(as available)
Last update: 2016-06-30
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 CLARREO-1B

Acronym Full name
SW spectrometer Short-wave Spectrometer
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