Information for Sensor and Index

Formula

General Formula [630:690] [520:600]
Specific Formula VNIR_Band2 VNIR_Band1
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 Ferric iron, Fe3+
Abbreviation Fe3+
Formula [630:690] [520:600]
Variables
Expl. of Variables
Wavelengths 520:600,630:690
Source Derived from specific sensor formula
Description Berechnung ASTER: 2 / 1

References

Nr. Author/Title Year Comment
1 Rowan, L.C.; Mars, J.C. - Lithologic mapping in the Mountain Pass, California area using Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) data 2003

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