BackForward Satellite: FY-3RM-2 

Satellite details
Acronym FY-3RM-2
Full name Feng Yun 3 - Rainfall Measurement - 2
Satellite Description
  • 2nd flight unit of the FY-3RM programme.
  • Main mission: continuity of the Global Precipitation Measurement mission (GPM).
  • Substantial contribution to climatology.
Mass at launch Dry mass
Power
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • TBD
Orbit Drifting orbit Altitude

 

Space agency CMANRSCC
Status Considered
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch ≥2023 EOL ≥2028
Last update: 2016-10-07
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 FY-3RM-2

Acronym Full name
Ku/KaPR Ku and Ka bands Precipitation Radar
MWRI (FY-3RM) Micro-Wave Radiation Imager
MERSI-2 Medium Resolution Spectral Imager -2
GNOS GNSS Radio Occultation Sounder
MWHS-2 Micro-Wave Humidity Sounder - 2
MWTS-3 Micro-Wave Temperature Sounder - 3
Show instrument status and calibration
Telecommunication frequency or microwave sensing channel information Show expert details
Service Dir or Mode Frequency Emission designator Bandwidth Polarisation D/A Data rate or Baseband Comments
SOUNDER passive 89000 MHz 1500000  kHz V A   MWHS-2 channel 1
SOUNDER passive 113750 - 123750 MHz 2000000  kHz H A   MWHS-2 channel 2 (118.75 ± 5.0 GHz)
SOUNDER passive 115750 - 121750 MHz 1000000  kHz H A   MWHS-2 channel 3 (118.75 ± 3.0 GHz)
SOUNDER passive 116250 - 121250 MHz 200000  kHz H A   MWHS-2 channel 4 (118.75 ± 2.5 GHz)
SOUNDER passive 117650 - 119850 MHz 200000  kHz H A   MWHS-2 channel 5 (118.75 ±1.1 GHz)
SOUNDER passive 117950 - 119550 MHz 200000  kHz H A   MWHS-2 channel 6 (118.75 ± 0.8 GHz)
SOUNDER passive 118450 - 119050 MHz 165000  kHz H A   MWHS-2 channel 7 (118.75 ± 0.3 GHz)
SOUNDER passive 118550 - 118950 MHz 100000  kHz H A   MWHS-2 channel 8 (118.75 ± 0.2 GHZ)
SOUNDER passive 118670 - 118830 MHz 20000  kHz H A   MWHS-2 channel 9 (118.75 ± 0.08 GHz)
SOUNDER passive 142500 - 157500 MHz 1500000  kHz H A   MWHS-2 channel 10
SOUNDER passive 176000 - 190000 MHz 2000000  kHz H A   MWHS-2 channel 11 (183 ±7 GHz)
SOUNDER passive 178500 - 187500 MHz 2000000  kHz H A   MWHS-2 channel 12 (183 ± 4.5 GHz)
SOUNDER passive 180000 - 186000 MHz 1000000  kHz H A   MWHS-2 channel 13 (183 ± 3 GHz)
SOUNDER passive 181200 - 184800 MHz 700000  kHz H A   MWHS-2 channel 14 (183 ± 1.8 GHz)
SOUNDER passive 182500 - 183500 MHz 500000  kHz H A   MWHS-2 channel 15 (183 ± 1 GHz)
IMAGER passive 10650 MHz 180000  kHz H&V A   MWRI Channel 1
IMAGER passive 18700 MHz 200000  kHz H&V A   MWRI Channel 2
IMAGER passive 23800 MHz 400000  kHz H&V A   MWRI Channel 3
IMAGER passive 36500 MHz 400000  kHz H&V A   MWRI Channel 4
IMAGER passive 89000 MHz 3000000  kHz H&V A   MWRI Channel 5
SOUNDER passive 23800 - 23800 MHz 270000  kHz H&V A   MWTS-3 channel 1
SOUNDER passive 31400 - 31400 MHz 180000  kHz H&V A   MWTS-3 channel 2
SOUNDER passive 50300 MHz 180000  kHz H&V A   MWTS-3 Channel 3
SOUNDER passive 51760 MHz 400000  kHz H&V A   MWTS-3 Channel 4
SOUNDER passive 52800 MHz 400000  kHz H&V A   MWTS-3 Channel 5
SOUNDER passive 53596 MHz 400000  kHz H&V A   MWTS-3 Channel 6
SOUNDER passive 54400 MHz 400000  kHz H&V A   MWTS-3 Channel 7
SOUNDER passive 54940 MHz 400000  kHz H&V A   MWTS-3 Channel 8
SOUNDER passive 55500 MHz 400000  kHz H&V A   MWTS-3 Channel 9
SOUNDER passive 57090 - 57490 MHz 330000  kHz H&V A   MWTS-3 Channel 10 (Fo = 57.290 GHz)
SOUNDER passive 57073 - 57507 MHz 78000  kHz H&V A   MWTS-3 Channel 11 (Fo ± 0.217 GHz)
SOUNDER passive 56920 - 57660 MHz 78000  kHz H&V A   MWTS-3 Channel 12 (Fo ± 0.322 ±0.048 GHz)
SOUNDER passive 56946 - 57634 MHz 16000  kHz H&V A   MWTS-3 Channel 13 (Fo ± 0.322 ±0.022 GHz)
SOUNDER passive 56958 - 57622 MHz 8000  kHz H&V A   MWTS-3 Channel 14 (Fo ± 0.322 ±0.010 GHz)
SOUNDER passive 56963.5 - 57616.5 MHz 3000  kHz H&V A   MWTS-3 Channel 15 (Fo ± 0.322 ±0.0045 GHz)