BackForward Satellite: SDGSAT-1 

Satellite details
Acronym SDGSAT-1
Full name Sustainable Development Science Satellite 1
WIGOS Station Identifier ---
Satellite Description
  • To investigate the interaction between human activities and the Earth environment.
  • Also exploring new methods and approaches for detecting the surface environment under low-light conditions such as night light or moonlight.
Mass at launch Dry mass
Data access link
Data access information
  • Level 4 data products available through the SDGSAT Open Science Program.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 505 km
ECT 10:00 desc


Space agency CAS
Status Operational
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 05 Nov 2021 EOL ≥2025
Last update: 2023-11-13
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 SDGSAT-1

Acronym Full name
TIR Thermal IR Spectrometer
MSI Multispectral Imager on SDGSAT
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