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Satellite details
Acronym Meteor-3-5
Full name Meteor-3-5
Satellite Description
  • 5th flight unit of the Meteor-3 series
  • Main missions: cloud observation and IR temperature/humidity sounding.
  • Significant contribution to Atmospheric chemistry and Space weather.
Mass at launch 2200 kg Dry mass
Power 500 W
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data available from RosHydroMet.
Orbit Drifting orbit Altitude 1200 km
Inclination 82.5 °


Space agency RosHydroMetRoscosmos
Status Inactive
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 15 Aug 1991 EOL 15 Aug 1993
Last update: 2013-02-13
Associated satellite programme and related satellites

Note: red tag: no longer operational , green tag: operational , blue tag : future

Satellite Payload

All known Instruments flying on Meteor-3-5

Acronym Full name
Klimat Infrared Imaging Radiometer
MR-2000M Television Camera
MR-900B Television Camera
RMK-2 Radiation Measurement Complex
SM Infrared Sounding Radiometer
TOMS Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer
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