Information for Sensor and Index

Formula

General Formula [8925:9275] [10250:10950]
Specific Formula TIR_Band12 TIR_Band13
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 Basic Degree Index - SIO2
Abbreviation
Formula [8925:9275] [10250:10950]
Variables
Expl. of Variables
Wavelengths 8925:9275,10250:10950
Source Derived from specific sensor formula
Description Berechnungen ASTER: b12/b13

References

Nr. Author/Title Year Comment
1 Kalinowski, Aleks; Oliver, Simon - ASTER Mineral Index Processing Manual 2004
2 Ninomiya, Y. - Mapping quartz, carbonate minerals, and mafi cultramafic rocks using remotely sensed multispectral thermal infrared ASTER data 2002

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