BackForwardInstrument:  MIMAN 

Instrument details
Acronym MIMAN
Full name MIMAN Optical Camera
Purpose To measure fine dust concentrations over the Korean Peninsula
Short description An optical camera. No details on spectral coverage.
Background This compliments the GEOKOMPSAT-2B aerosol monitoring.
Scanning Technique
Resolution 200 m at surface
Coverage / Cycle 400 x 400 km area transmitted to ground once every 2 days.
Mass Power Data Rate


Providing Agency KARI
Instrument Maturity Flown on an R&D satellite
Utilization Period: 2022 to 0
Last update: 2022-06-27
Detailed characteristics
Satellites this instrument is flying on

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Instrument classification
  • Earth observation instrument
  • Passive optical radiometer or spectrometer
  • Moderate resolution optical imager
WIGOS Subcomponents No WIGOS subcomponents have been defined.
Mission objectives
No mission objectives have been defined.
Evaluation of Measurements

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Note: * Primary mission objective.