Source: Adapted from Smith, 2002.

Note: Ikonos-2: Space Imaging Inc., USA; Terra Landsat: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), USA; SPOT: Centre National d'Etudes Spatiales (CNES), France; IRS: National Remote Sensing Agency, India. For further details: <http://www.gsfc.nasa.gov/mission.html>; <http://Landsat7. usgs.gov/>; <http://eos.gsfc.nasa.gov>; <http://www.isro.org>; <http://www.spaceimaging.com>; <http:// www.spotimage.fr>;<http://edcwww.cr.usgs.gov>. *Single satellite, nadir view at equator fWith pointing capability

TABLE 7.2. Sensor bands of remote-sensing satellites


Visible (Vis) bands (^m)

Near IR (NIR) bands (^m)

Mid. IR (MIR) bands (^m)

Thermal IR (TIR) bands fom)

Panchromatic band (^m)


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