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CCD - Charge-coupled Device (CBERS 2)

Abstract: The CBERS-2 satellite is designed for global coverage and include cameras that make optical observations and a Data Collection System transponder to gather data on the environment. They are unique systems due to the use of on board cameras which combine features that are specially designed to resolve the broad range of space and time scales involved in our ecosystem.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Academy of Opto-Electroincs, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Dataset Title: CCD - Charge-coupled Device (CBERS 2)
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2002-05-21
Stop Date: 2008-10-24
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 19.5 m
Longitude Resolution: 19.5 m
Temporal Resolution: 26 days
CCD (CBERS 2) Ancillary Description
Data Center

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +86 (10) 8217-8879
Fax: +86 (10) 8217-8638
Email: fenglei at
Contact Address:
No. 9 Dengzhuang South Road, Haidian District
City: Beijing
Province or State: Beijing
Postal Code: 100094
Country: China
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2012-07-24
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23