Specification and Products

Satellite: Main Characteristics of GCOM-C

Item Specification
Instrument Second Generation Global Imager (SGLI)
Launch Date Jan. 2014 (HII-A)
Mission Life 5 years (3 satellites; total 13 years)
Power 4250w (EOL)
Weight 2020kg
Dimension Dual solar- paddle design
4.6m(X) x 16.3m(Y) x 2.8m(Z)
Orbit Sun-synchronous
Altitude 798km
Inclination 98.6deg.
Descending local time 10:30 ±15min.