Information for Sensor and Index

Formula

General Formula NIR - rededge NIR + rededge
Specific Formula NIR - Red NIR + Red
Calculated Automatic
Comment

Sensor

Name LandsatTM (Landsat4,5)
Full Name Landsat Thematic Mapper
Bands 7
Spectrum [nm] 450-12500
Spat.Res. [m] 30-120
Inclination 0
Platform Landsat
Operator NASA / USGS
Date of Launch 1984-03-01
Comment
Usable for Indices yes
Description

Index

Name Normalized Difference NIR/Rededge Normalized Difference Red-Edge
Abbreviation NDRE
Formula NIR - rededge NIR + rededge
Variables
Expl. of Variables
Wavelengths 690:730,780:1400
Source Original formula
Description

References

Nr. Author/Title Year Comment
1 Clarke, T. R.; Moran, M. S.; Barnes, E. M.; Pinter, P. J., Jr.; Qi, J. - Planar domain indices: a method for measuring a quality of a single component in two-component pixels 2001
2 Hunt Jr., E. Raymond; Daughtry, C. S. T.; Eitel, Jan U. H.; Long, D. S. - Remote Sensing Leaf Chlorophyll Content Using a Visible Band Index 2011

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