BackForward Satellite: Resurs-P3 

Satellite details
Acronym Resurs-P3
Full name Resurs-P3
WIGOS Station Identifier ---
Satellite Description
  • 4th flight unit of the Resurs-P programme.
  • Main mission: high resolution land observation.
Mass at launch 5730 kg Dry mass
Data access link
Data access information
  • All data acquired, processed and distributed by the Research Center for Earth Operative Monitoring (NTs OMZ) in Moscow.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 477 km
ECT 10:30 desc


Space agency Roscosmos
Status Inactive
Details on Status
(as available)
  • One of the two solar panels did not deploy after launch.  Operations not affected for the moment.
Launch 13 Mar 2016 EOL 16 May 2017
Last update: 2022-01-12
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Note: red tag: no longer operational , green tag: operational , blue tag : future

Satellite Payload

All known Instruments flying on Resurs-P3

Acronym Full name
Geoton-L1 Panchromatic and multispectral radiometer - L1
GSA Hyperspectral imaging equipment
ShMSA-SR Medium resolution wide capture multispectral optical sensor
ShMSA-VR High resolution wide capture multispectral optical sensor
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