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Remote Sensing Technology Center of Japan


Know & Research

What is Remote Sensing?


1. What is Remote Sensing?

2. What is Satellite Observation?

  • (a)What kind of Satellites are operated?
  • (b)What kind of orbits are assigned?
  • (c)What is the satellite remote sensing?
  • (d)Typical sensors
  • (e)What can be observed

3. Earth observation satellites of Japan and the world

4. Who operates the satellites and distributes the data?

  • (a)Satellite operation
  • (b) Data archive
  • (c)Processing and distributing

5. How are the Earth observation satellite data utilized?

6. Tell me examples of data utilization