BackForward Satellite: NMP-EO-1 

Satellite details
Acronym NMP-EO-1
Full name New Millennium Program Earth Observing - 1
WIGOS Station Identifier ---
Satellite Description
  • Single-satellite of the NMP-EO-1 programme.
  • Main mission: technological demonstration for advanced land observation.
Mass at launch 588 kg Dry mass 565 kg
Power 350 W
Data access link
Data access information
  • Off-line data are available from the USGS EROS Data Center.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 691 km
ECT 09:45 desc


Space agency NASAUSGS
Status Inactive
Details on Status
(as available)
  • LAC failed soon after launch.
  • Operations extended beyond the originally envisaged lifetime to support design and preparation of the Landsat Data Continuity Mission.
Launch 21 Nov 2000 EOL 30 Mar 2017
Last update: 2017-07-19
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Note: red tag: no longer operational , green tag: operational , blue tag : future

Satellite Payload

All known Instruments flying on NMP-EO-1

Acronym Full name
ALI Advanced Land Imager
Hyperion Hyperion
LAC LEISA Atmospheric Corrector (LEISA = Linear Etalon Imaging Spectrometer Array
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