Information for Sensor and Index

Formula

General Formula [2235:2365] + [2360:2430] [2295:2365]
Specific Formula SWIR_Band7 + SWIR_Band9 SWIR_Band8
Calculated Automatic
Comment

Sensor

Name ASTER
Full Name Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer
Bands 15
Spectrum [nm] 520-11650
Spat.Res. [m] 15-90
Inclination 98.3
Platform
Operator NASA
Date of Launch 1999-12-18
Comment
Usable for Indices yes
Description

Index

Name Carbonate/Chlorite/Epidote
Abbreviation
Formula [2235:2365] + [2360:2430] [2295:2365]
Variables
Expl. of Variables
Wavelengths 2235:2365,2295:2365,2360:2430
Source Derived from specific sensor formula
Description Berechnung ASTER: (7 + 9) / 8

References

Nr. Author/Title Year Comment
1 Rowan, L.C.; Mars, J.C. - Lithologic mapping in the Mountain Pass, California area using Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) data 2003

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