BackForward Satellite: ZY-1-2C 

Satellite details
Acronym ZY-1-2C
Full name Zi Yuan 1-2
WIGOS Station Identifier ---
Satellite Description
  • Single flight unit of the ZY-1-2 programme.
  • Main mission: high resolution land observation.
Mass at launch 1540 kg Dry mass
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data distributed by CRESDA.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 781 km
ECT 10:30 desc


Space agency CASTCRESDA
Status Presumably inactive
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 22 Dec 2011 EOL 2019
Last update: 2020-01-01
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 ZY-1-2C

Acronym Full name
HRCC-2 High-Resolution CCD Camera -2
HRPC-2 High-Resolution Panchromatic Camera - 2
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