Sensor: Early Bird

Early Bird

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Basic information

Name Early Bird
Full Name Early Bird
Bands 4
Spectrum [nm] 450-890
Spat.Res. [m] 3-15
Inclination 97
Orbit Height 0
Orbit Type Sun-synchronous
Platform Earth Watch
Operator
Date of Launch 1997-00-00
status
Comment
Usable for Indices yes
Description

Bands/Channels

Bands
zoom Bands

Nr. Name Start WL Middle WL End WL Sp.Rg. Spat. Res. Comment
1 Pan 450 625 800 350 3
2 500 545 590 90 15
3 610 645 680 70 15
4 790 840 890 100 15

Indices

Nr. Name Specific Formula Calculated Comment
1 Adjusted transformed soil-adjusted VI 1.22 ( 4 - 1.22 3 - 0.03 ) 4 - 1.22 3 - 0.03 Automatic
2 Ashburn Vegetation Index 2.0 4 - 3 Automatic
3 Atmospherically Resistant Vegetation Index 2 -0.18 + 1.17 ( ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 ) ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 Automatic
4 Chlorophyll Green 4 2 2 Automatic
5 Chlorophyll Index Green 4 2 - 1 Automatic
6 Chlorophyll vegetation index 4 3 22 Automatic
7 Corrected Transformed Vegetation Index ( ( ( 3 - 2 ) 3 - 2 ) ( 3 - 2 ) 3 - 2 ) ( ( 3 - 2 ) 3 - 2 ) ( 3 - 2 ) 3 - 2 Automatic
8 Difference 678/500 3 - 2 Automatic
9 Difference 800/550 4 - 2 Automatic
10 Difference 800/680 4 - 3 Automatic
11 Difference 833/658 4 - 3 Automatic
12 Difference NIR/Green 4 - 2 Automatic
13 Differenced Vegetation Index MSS 2.4 4 - 3 Automatic
14 Enhanced Vegetation Index 2 2.5 ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 Automatic
15 Enhanced Vegetation Index 2 2.4 ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 Automatic
16 Ferric iron, Fe3+ 3 2 Automatic
17 Global Environment Monitoring Index ( ( 2 ( 42 - 32 ) 42 - 32 ) 2 · ( 42 - 32 ) 42 - 32 ) ( 2 ( 42 - 32 ) 42 - 32 ) 2 · ( 42 - 32 ) 42 - 32 Automatic
18 Green Normalized Difference Vegetation Index ( 4 - 2 ) 4 - 2 Automatic
19 Green Optimized Soil Adjusted Vegetation Index ( 4 - 2 ) 4 - 2 Automatic
20 Green Soil Adjusted Vegetation Index ( 4 - 2 ) 4 - 2 Automatic
21 Green-Red NDVI ( 4 - ( 2 + 3 ) 2 + 3 ) 4 - ( 2 + 3 ) 2 + 3 Automatic
22 Ideal vegetation index ( 4 - b ) 4 - b Automatic
23 Infrared percentage vegetation index 4 4 + 3 + 3 4 + 3 + 3 Automatic
24 Inverse reflectance 550 2 ( -1 ) -1 Automatic
25 Log Ratio log ( 4 3 ) 3 Automatic
26 Modified Chlorophyll Absorption in Reflectance Index 1 1.2 ( 2.5 ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 ) 2.5 ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 Automatic
27 Modified Chlorophyll Absorption in Reflectance Index 2 ( 1.5 ( 2.5 ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 ) 2.5 ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 ) 1.5 · ( 2.5 ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 ) 2.5 ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 Automatic
28 Modified Simple Ratio 670,800 4 3 - 1 3 - 1 Automatic
29 Modified Simple Ratio NIR/RED 4 3 3 3 Automatic
30 Modified Soil Adjusted Vegetation Index ( 2 4 + 1 - ( 2 4 + 1 ) 2 · 4 + 1 · 4 + 1 ) 2 · 4 + 1 - ( 2 4 + 1 ) 2 · 4 + 1 · 4 + 1 Automatic
31 Modified Soil Adjusted Vegetation Index hyper ( 0.5 ) 0.5 Automatic
32 Modified Triangular Vegetation Index 1 1.2 ( 1.2 ( 4 - 2 ) 4 - 2 ) 1.2 ( 4 - 2 ) 4 - 2 Automatic
33 Modified Triangular Vegetation Index 2 ( 1.5 ( 1.2 ( 4 - 2 ) 4 - 2 ) 1.2 ( 4 - 2 ) 4 - 2 ) 1.5 · ( 1.2 ( 4 - 2 ) 4 - 2 ) 1.2 ( 4 - 2 ) 4 - 2 Automatic
34 Nonlinear vegetation index ( 42 - 3 ) 42 - 3 Automatic
35 Norm G 2 4 + 3 + 2 + 3 + 2 Automatic
36 Norm NIR 4 4 + 3 + 2 + 3 + 2 Automatic
37 Norm R 3 4 + 3 + 2 + 3 + 2 Automatic
38 Normalized Difference 550/650 ( 2 - 3 ) 2 - 3 Automatic
39 Normalized Difference 790/670 ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 Automatic
40 Normalized Difference 800/500 ( 4 - 2 ) 4 - 2 Automatic
41 Normalized Difference 800/550 ( 4 - 2 ) 4 - 2 Automatic
42 Normalized Difference 800/635 ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 Automatic
43 Normalized Difference 800/650 ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 Automatic
44 Normalized Difference 800/675 ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 Automatic
45 Normalized Difference 800/680 ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 Automatic
46 Normalized Difference 827/668 ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 Automatic
47 Normalized Difference 833/658 ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 Automatic
48 Normalized Difference Green/Red ( 2 - 3 ) 2 - 3 Automatic
49 Normalized Difference NIR/Green ( 4 - 2 ) 4 - 2 Automatic
50 Normalized Difference NIR/Red ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 Automatic
51 Normalized Difference Red/Green ( 3 - 2 ) 3 - 2 Automatic
52 Optimized Soil Adjusted Vegetation Index ( 1 + 0.16 ) 1 + 0.16 Automatic
53 Ratio Analysis of Reflectance Spectra A3 3 4 4 Automatic
54 Ratio Analysis of Reflectance Spectra A4 3 4 4 Automatic
55 Ratio Analysis of Reflectance Spectra C3 4 2 2 Automatic
56 RDVI ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 Automatic
57 RDVI2 ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 Automatic
58 Renormalized Difference Vegetation Index ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 Automatic
59 Simple Ratio 520/670 2 3 Automatic
60 Simple Ratio 550/670 2 3 Automatic
61 Simple Ratio 550/680 2 3 Automatic
62 Simple Ratio 550/800 2 4 Automatic
63 Simple Ratio 554/677 2 3 Automatic
64 Simple Ratio 560/658 2 3 Automatic
65 Simple Ratio 672/550 3 2 Automatic
66 Simple Ratio 674/553 3 2 Automatic
67 Simple Ratio 675/555 3 2 Automatic
68 Simple Ratio 800/500 4 2 Automatic
69 Simple Ratio 800/550 4 2 Automatic
70 Simple Ratio 800/635 4 3 Automatic
71 Simple Ratio 800/650 4 3 Automatic
72 Simple Ratio 800/670 4 3 Automatic
73 Simple Ratio 800/675 4 3 Automatic
74 Simple Ratio 800/680 4 3 Automatic
75 Simple Ratio 801/550 4 2 Automatic
76 Simple Ratio 801/670 4 3 Automatic
77 Simple Ratio 810/560 4 2 Automatic
78 Simple Ratio 833/658 4 3 Automatic
79 Simple Ratio 860/550 4 2 Automatic
80 Simple Ratio NIR/G 4 2 Automatic
81 Simple Ratio NIR/RED 4 3 Automatic
82 Simple Ratio Red/Green 3 2 Automatic
83 Simple Ratio Red/NIR 3 4 Automatic
84 Single Band 550 2 Automatic
85 Single Band 555 2 Automatic
86 Single Band 635 3 Automatic
87 Single Band 640 3 Automatic
88 Single Band 655 3 Automatic
89 Single Band 660 3 Automatic
90 Single Band 670 3 Automatic
91 Single Band 675 3 Automatic
92 Single Band 680 3 Automatic
93 Single Band 801 4 Automatic
94 Single Band 850 4 Automatic
95 Single Band 885 4 Automatic
96 Soil Adjusted Vegetation Index ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 Automatic
97 Soil and Atmospherically Resistant Vegetation Index ( 1 + L ) 1 + L Automatic
98 Soil and Atmospherically Resistant Vegetation Index 3 ( 1 + 0 ,5 ) 1 + 0 ,5 Automatic
99 Soil Background Line 4 - 2.4 3 Automatic
100 Soil-adjusted vegetation index 2 4 3 + b a + b a Automatic
101 Spectral Polygon Vegetation Index 0.4 ( 3.7 ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 ) 3.7 ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 Automatic
102 SQRT(IR/R) 4 3 3 Automatic
103 Transformed NDVI ( 4 - 3 ) 4 - 3 - 3 Automatic
104 Transformed Soil Adjusted Vegetation Index ( B ( 4 - B · 3 - A ) 4 - B · 3 - A ) B ( 4 - B · 3 - A ) 4 - B · 3 - A Automatic
105 Transformed Soil Adjusted Vegetation Index 2 ( a · 4 - a · 3 - b ) a · 4 - a · 3 - b Automatic
106 Transformed Vegetation Index ( ( ( 3 - 2 ) 3 - 2 ) ( 3 - 2 ) 3 - 2 ) ( ( 3 - 2 ) 3 - 2 ) ( 3 - 2 ) 3 - 2 - 2 Automatic
107 Weighted Difference Vegetation Index 4 - a · 3 Automatic
108 Wide Dynamic Range Vegetation Index ( 0.1 4 - 3 ) 0.1 · 4 - 3 Automatic

Applications

Nr. Name
1 Agriculture
2 Agriculture - Crop parameters
3 Agriculture - Crop yield
4 Agriculture - Land management
5 Agriculture - Precision Crop Management
6 Forestry
7 Forestry - Boreal
8 Metal
9 Metal - Heavy metal contamination
10 Metal - Iron
11 Soil
12 Vegetation
13 Vegetation - Biomass
14 Vegetation - Cellulose
15 Vegetation - Chlorophyll
16 Vegetation - LAI
17 Vegetation - Lignin
18 Vegetation - PAR
19 Vegetation - Starch
20 Vegetation - Stress
21 Vegetation - Vitality
22 Vegetation - Water
23 Vegetation - Water stress

References

Nr. Author/Title Year Comment
1 Moran, M. S.; Inoue, Y.; Barnes, E. M. - Opportunities and limitations for image-based remote sensing in precision crop management 1997

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Visualisation of Indices

Sensor:

Indices:

Adjusted transformed soil-adjusted VI

Ashburn Vegetation Index

Atmospherically Resistant Vegetation Index 2

Chlorophyll Green

Chlorophyll Index Green

Chlorophyll vegetation index

Corrected Transformed Vegetation Index

Difference 678/500

Difference 800/550

Difference 800/680

Difference 833/658

Difference NIR/Green

Differenced Vegetation Index MSS

Enhanced Vegetation Index 2

Enhanced Vegetation Index 2

Ferric iron, Fe3+

Global Environment Monitoring Index

Green Normalized Difference Vegetation Index

Green Optimized Soil Adjusted Vegetation Index

Green Soil Adjusted Vegetation Index

Green-Red NDVI

Ideal vegetation index

Infrared percentage vegetation index

Inverse reflectance 550

Log Ratio

Modified Chlorophyll Absorption in Reflectance Index 1

Modified Chlorophyll Absorption in Reflectance Index 2

Modified Simple Ratio 670,800

Modified Simple Ratio NIR/RED

Modified Soil Adjusted Vegetation Index

Modified Soil Adjusted Vegetation Index hyper

Modified Triangular Vegetation Index 1

Modified Triangular Vegetation Index 2

Nonlinear vegetation index

Norm G

Norm NIR

Norm R

Normalized Difference 550/650

Normalized Difference 790/670

Normalized Difference 800/500

Normalized Difference 800/550

Normalized Difference 800/635

Normalized Difference 800/650

Normalized Difference 800/675

Normalized Difference 800/680

Normalized Difference 827/668

Normalized Difference 833/658

Normalized Difference Green/Red

Normalized Difference NIR/Green

Normalized Difference NIR/Red

Normalized Difference Red/Green

Optimized Soil Adjusted Vegetation Index

Ratio Analysis of Reflectance Spectra A3

Ratio Analysis of Reflectance Spectra A4

Ratio Analysis of Reflectance Spectra C3

RDVI

RDVI2

Renormalized Difference Vegetation Index

Simple Ratio 520/670

Simple Ratio 550/670

Simple Ratio 550/680

Simple Ratio 550/800

Simple Ratio 554/677

Simple Ratio 560/658

Simple Ratio 672/550

Simple Ratio 674/553

Simple Ratio 675/555

Simple Ratio 800/500

Simple Ratio 800/550

Simple Ratio 800/635

Simple Ratio 800/650

Simple Ratio 800/670

Simple Ratio 800/675

Simple Ratio 800/680

Simple Ratio 801/550

Simple Ratio 801/670

Simple Ratio 810/560

Simple Ratio 833/658

Simple Ratio 860/550

Simple Ratio NIR/G

Simple Ratio NIR/RED

Simple Ratio Red/Green

Simple Ratio Red/NIR

Single Band 550

Single Band 555

Single Band 635

Single Band 640

Single Band 655

Single Band 660

Single Band 670

Single Band 675

Single Band 680

Single Band 801

Single Band 850

Single Band 885

Soil Adjusted Vegetation Index

Soil and Atmospherically Resistant Vegetation Index

Soil and Atmospherically Resistant Vegetation Index 3

Soil Background Line

Soil-adjusted vegetation index 2

Spectral Polygon Vegetation Index

SQRT(IR/R)

Transformed NDVI

Transformed Soil Adjusted Vegetation Index

Transformed Soil Adjusted Vegetation Index 2

Transformed Vegetation Index

Weighted Difference Vegetation Index

Wide Dynamic Range Vegetation Index

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