BackForward Satellite: Meteor-P6 

Satellite details
Acronym Meteor-P6
Full name Meteor-Priroda - 6
WIGOS Station Identifier ---
Satellite Description
  • 6th (last) flight unit of the Meteor-Priroda programme also known as Meteor-31.
  • Main missions: land observation, also in the MW range.
  • Significant contribution to radiation study.
Mass at launch 3800 kg Dry mass
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data available from RosHydroMet.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 650 km
ECT 10:15 asc


Space agency RoscosmosRosHydroMet
Status Inactive
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 10 Jul 1981 EOL 10 Jul 1983
Last update: 2023-03-06
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Satellite Payload

All known Instruments flying on Meteor-P6

Acronym Full name
MSU-M Multispectral VNIR radiometer
MSU-S Multispectral Scanner
SHF Passive MW Radiometer
R10-M Radiation Measurement Complex
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