Operator: SRC PLANETA
Launch date: 12/2001 (Meteor-3M-N1)
Type of orbit: sun-synchronous, i.e. the satellite crosses a certain point always at the same time of the day.
elevation: 1200 km
Inclination of the orbit: 82 degrees compared to the equatorial plan.
MR-900 is a radiometer.
This instrument scans a roughly 2600 km wide swath. The resolution is 2 kilometers.