BackForward Satellite: Tanager-1 

Satellite details
Acronym Tanager-1
Full name Tanager-1
WIGOS Station Identifier ---
Satellite Description
  • Main mission greenhouse gas monitoring with hyperspectral VIS/NIR imager
  • First of 2 satellites
Mass at launch Dry mass
Data access link
Data access information
  • Data available from Carbon Mapper data portal
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 405 km


Space agency Planet
Status Planned
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch ≥2024 EOL ≥2029
Last update: 2023-09-19
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 Tanager-1

Acronym Full name
Carbon Mapper Tanager Carbon Mapper
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