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IRS-P4 (OCEANSAT) is the first satellite primarily built for Ocean applications,
1050 kg placed in a Polar Sun Synchronous orbit of 720 km, launched by PSLV-C2
Centre, Sriharikota on May 26, 1999.
This satellite carries Ocean Colour Monitor (OCM) and a Multi - frequency
Microwave Radiometer (MSMR) for oceanographic studies. IRS-P4 thus vastly
IRS satellite system of ISRO comprising four satellites, IRS-1B, IRS-1C, IRS-P3
IRS-1D and extend remote sensing applications to several newer areas.
Mission completed on August 8, 2010 after serving for 11 years and 2 months.
प्रमोचन भार / Launch Mass:
आयाम / Dimension:
2.8m x 1.98m x 2.57m
मिशन कालावधि / Mission Life :
August 8, 2010
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उपग्रह का प्रकार / Type of Satellite:
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कक्षा का प्रकार / Orbit Type:
SSPO (Sun Synchronous Polar Orbit)