BackForward Satellite: SJ-9B 

Satellite details
Acronym SJ-9B
Full name Shijian 9B
WIGOS Station Identifier ---
Satellite Description
  • 2nd of the 2 satellites of the SJ-9 system.
  • Main mission: land oservation in the TIR band.
Mass at launch Dry mass
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • TBD
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 645 km
ECT 10:30 desc


Space agency CRESDACAST
Status Unclear
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 14 Oct 2012 EOL 2022
Last update: 2022-01-03
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Note: red tag: no longer operational , green tag: operational , blue tag : future

Satellite Payload

All known Instruments flying on SJ-9B

Acronym Full name
IRS Infrared scanner
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