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Satellite details
Acronym GEO-KOMPSAT-2A
Full name Geostationary Korea Multi-Purpose Satellite - 2A
Satellite Description
  • 2nd flight unit of the COMS programme.
  • Main mission: operational meteorology.
Mass at launch 2850 kg Dry mass
Power
Data access link http://nmsc.kma.go.kr
Data access information
  • Near-real time availability of full resolution image data by direct broadcast in X-band
Orbit Geostationary orbit Altitude 35786 km
Longitude 128.2° E

 

Space agency KMAKARIMEMLTM
Status Operational
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 04 Dec 2018 EOL ≥2029
Last update: 2022-04-20
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 GEO-KOMPSAT-2A

Acronym Full name
AMI Advanced Meteorological Imager
KSEM/PD Korean Space Environment Monitor / Particle Detector
KSEM/MAG Korean Space Environment Monitor / Magnetometer
KSEM/CM Korean Space Environment Monitor / Charging Monitor
Show instrument status and calibration
Satellite Field of View

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Telecommunication frequency or microwave sensing channel information Show expert details
Service Dir or Mode Frequency Emission designator Bandwidth Polarisation D/A Data rate or Baseband Comments
Raw Data S-E 8300 MHz 65M0G1D 65000  kHz RHCP D 138000  kbps Raw Data Link
Telemetry S-E 2283.212 MHz 1M00G2D 1000  kHz RHCP D 8.193  kbps Telemetry
Command E-S 2102.458 MHz 1M00G2D 1000  kHz RHCP D 2  kbps Commands
UHRIT S-E 8070 MHz 20M0G1D 20000  kHz LHCP D 31000  kbps Ultra High Rate Information Transmission
UHRIT E-S 2060.5 MHz 20M0G1D 20000  kHz LHCP D 15622.4  kbps Ultra High Rate Information Transmission
HRIT S-E 1695.4 MHz 5M20G1D 5200  kHz linear D 3000  kbps High Rate Information Transmission
HRIT E-S 2040.9 MHz 5M20G1D 5200  kHz RHCP D 6000  kbps High Rate Information Transmission
LRIT S-E 1692.14 MHz 1M00G1D 1000  kHz linear D 64  kbps Low Rate Information Transmission
LRIT E-S 2037.64 MHz 1M00G1D 1000  kHz RHCP D 128  kbps Low Rate Information Transmission