Information for Sensor and Index

Formula

General Formula 555nm
Specific Formula green
Calculated Automatic
Comment

Sensor

Name SPOT 4
Full Name Système Probatoire d’Observation de la Terre, später: Satellite Pour l’Observation de la Terre
Bands 5
Spectrum [nm] 500-1750
Spat.Res. [m] 10-20
Inclination 0
Platform SPOT
Operator CNES (Centre National d'Etudes Spatiales)
Date of Launch 1998-04-24
Comment Stereo capability
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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