Sentinel 5

Sentinel 5 - ESA Satellite

Sentinel-5 is a mission within the European Union's Copernicus program designed for monitoring the Earth's atmosphere. Unlike the other Sentinel missions, Sentinel-5 refers to a series of instruments rather than individual satellites. These instruments are designed to measure various atmospheric composition parameters, including pollutants, greenhouse gases, and aerosols.Sentinel-5 continues to operate, providing valuable data for atmospheric monitoring and research.

Sentinel 5 Mission Information

Mission Details

NameSentinel 5
Mission InfoPrecursor Satellite
TypeSatellite
Launch DateOctober 13, 2017
Launch SitePlesetsk Cosmodrome, Russia

Satellite Details

Scientific InstrumentTropospheric Monitoring Instrument (TROPOMI)
Mass820 Kg
ManufacturerAirbus Defence and Space

Orbit Information

OrbitLow Earth Orbit (LEO)
Orbital Altitude824 Km
Orbital Inclination98.7 Degrees

Space Organization Details

OrganizationESA
ContinentEurope
CountryFrance

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