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Satellite details
Acronym Meteor-P1
Full name Meteor-Priroda - 1
WIGOS Station Identifier ---
Satellite Description
  • 1st flight unit of the Meteor-Priroda programme.  Also named Meteor-1-18.
  • Main missions: cloud and land observation, also in the MW range.
Mass at launch 3800 kg Dry mass
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data available from RosHydroMet.
Orbit Drifting orbit Altitude 890 km
Inclination 81.2 °


Space agency RoscosmosRosHydroMet
Status Inactive
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 09 Jul 1974 EOL 09 Jul 1976
Last update: 2013-02-13
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Satellite Payload

All known Instruments flying on Meteor-P1

Acronym Full name
IR Infrared Instrument
MSU-M Multispectral VNIR radiometer
TV Television Camera
MSU-S Multispectral Scanner
SHF Passive MW Radiometer
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