Information for Sensor and Index

Formula

General Formula R - G R + G
Specific Formula 2 - 1 2 + 1
Calculated Automatic
Comment

Sensor

Name LandsatMSS (Landsat1-3)
Full Name Landsat Multispectral Scanner
Bands 4
Spectrum [nm] 500-1100
Spat.Res. [m] 80-80
Inclination 0
Platform Landsat
Operator NASA
Date of Launch 1972-07-23
Comment
Usable for Indices yes
Description

Index

Name Normalized Difference Red/Green Redness Index
Abbreviation RI
Formula R - G R + G
Variables
Expl. of Variables
Wavelengths 490:570,640:760
Source Original formula
Description

References

Nr. Author/Title Year Comment
1 Bannari, A.; Morin, D.; Bonn, F.; Huete, A. R. - A review of vegetation indices 1995
2 Escadafal, R.; Belghith, A.; Ben Moussa, H. - Indices spectraux pour la d├ęgradation des milieux naturels en Tunisie aride 1994

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