BackForward Satellite: KANOPUS-V3 

Satellite details
Acronym KANOPUS-V3
Full name KANOPUS-V3
Satellite Description
  • 3rd flight unit of the KANOPUS-Vulkan programme.
  • Main mission: high resolution land observation.
Mass at launch 473 kg Dry mass
Data access link
Data access information
  • All data acquired, processed and distributed by the Research Center for Earth Operative Monitoring (NTs OMZ) in Moscow.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 510 km
ECT 10:30 asc


Space agency RoscosmosRosHydroMet
Status Operational
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 01 Feb 2018 EOL ≥2023
Last update: 2018-05-09
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 KANOPUS-V3

Acronym Full name
MSS Multispectral film-making system
MSU-200 Multispectral high resolution electronic scanner
PSS Panchromatic film-making system
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