BackForward Satellite: TH-1C 

Satellite details
Acronym TH-1C
Full name Tian Hui - 1C
WIGOS Station Identifier ---
Satellite Description
  • 3rd flight unit of the TH-1 programme.
  • Main mission: land observation, including cartography.
  • Substantial contribution to disaster monitoring.
Mass at launch 2636 kg Dry mass
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data distributed by NASG.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 498 km
ECT 13:30 desc


Space agency PLACAST
Status Operational
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 26 Oct 2015 EOL ≥2024
Last update: 2023-12-21
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Note: red tag: no longer operational , green tag: operational , blue tag : future

Satellite Payload

All known Instruments flying on TH-1C

Acronym Full name
MS Multispectral imager
PAN Panchromatic camera
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