Information for Sensor and Index

Formula

General Formula 555nm
Specific Formula green
Calculated Automatic
Comment

Sensor

Name SPOT 1-3
Full Name Système Probatoire d’Observation de la Terre, später: Satellite Pour l’Observation de la Terre
Bands 4
Spectrum [nm] 500-890
Spat.Res. [m] 10-20
Inclination 0
Platform SPOT
Operator
Date of Launch 1968-02-22
Comment Stereo capability, SPOT 2 not active since June 2009
Usable for Indices yes
Description

Index

Name Single Band 555
Abbreviation SB555
Formula 555nm
Variables
Expl. of Variables
Wavelengths 555
Source Original formula
Description Green peak; sensitive to total chlorophyll

References

Nr. Author/Title Year Comment
1 Richter, K.; Atzberger, C.; Vuolo, F.; Weihs, P.; D’Urso, G. - Experimental assessment of the Sentinel-2 band setting for RTM-based LAI retrieval of sugar beet and maize 2009

Visualisation

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