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Satellite details
Acronym CO2Image
Full name CO2Image
WIGOS Station Identifier ---
Satellite Description
  • Main mission for atmospheric chemistry
  • To demonstrate the feasibility of verifying carbon dioxide emissions from localized sources such as coal-fired power plants down to medium source strength (>1 MtCO2/yr) worldwide.
Mass at launch Dry mass
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Open access
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 500 km
ECT 11:00 asc


Space agency DLR
Status Considered
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch ≥2026 EOL ≥2029
Last update: 2022-10-24
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