BackForward Satellite: Meteor-1-16 

Satellite details
Acronym Meteor-1-16
Full name Meteor-1-16
Satellite Description
  • 16th flight unit of the Meteor-1 series.
  • Main mission: cloud observation.
  • Significant contribution to radiation study.
Mass at launch 1300 kg Dry mass
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data available from RosHydroMet.
Orbit Drifting orbit Altitude 850 km
Inclination 81.2 °


Space agency RosHydroMetRoscosmos
Status Inactive
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 05 Mar 1974 EOL 05 Dec 1974
Last update: 2013-02-13
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Satellite Payload

All known Instruments flying on Meteor-1-16

Acronym Full name
AC Radiation Budget Sensor
IR Infrared Instrument
TV Television Camera
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