Information for Sensor and Index

Formula

General Formula ( 1.5 2.5 ( 800nm - 670nm ) - 1.3 ( 800nm - 550nm ) ( 2 800nm + 1 ) 2 - ( 6 800nm - 5 670nm ) - 0.5 )
Specific Formula ( 1.5 2.5 ( NIR1 - Red ) - 1.3 ( NIR1 - Green ) ( 2 NIR1 + 1 ) 2 - ( 6 NIR1 - 5 Red ) - 0.5 )
Calculated Automatic
Comment

Sensor

Name WorldView-2
Full Name
Bands 9
Spectrum [nm] 400-1040
Spat.Res. [m] 0.46-0.52
Inclination 0
Platform
Operator
Date of Launch 2009-10-08
Comment
Usable for Indices yes
Description

Index

Name Modified Chlorophyll Absorption in Reflectance Index 2
Abbreviation MCARI2
Formula ( 1.5 2.5 ( 800nm - 670nm ) - 1.3 ( 800nm - 550nm ) ( 2 800nm + 1 ) 2 - ( 6 800nm - 5 670nm ) - 0.5 )
Variables
Expl. of Variables
Wavelengths 550,670,800
Source Original formula
Description

References

Nr. Author/Title Year Comment
1 Main, Russell; Cho, Moses Azong; Mathieu, Renaud; O€™Kennedy, Martha M.; Ramoelo, Abel; Koch, Susan - An investigation into robust spectral indices for leaf chlorophyll estimation 2011

Visualisation

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Index