Daqi 1 [SAST]
Daqi 1 (DQ 1) is Chinese atmospheric environment monitoring satellite.
Daqi-1 is equipped with five remote sensing instruments including atmospheric detection lidar, high-precision polarization scanner, multi-angle polarization imager, ultraviolet hyperspectral atmospheric composition detector and wide-field imaging spectrometer, which can greatly improve global carbon monitoring and atmospheric pollution monitoring ability. The satellite is similar to Gaofen 5 and is based on the SAST-5000B bus.
The instruments are:
|Type / Application:||Earth observation|
|Equipment:||ACDL, DPC-II, EMI-II, POSP, WSI|
|Power:||Deployable solar array, batteries|
|Orbit:||680 km × 690 km, 98.1°|
|Daqi 1 (DQ 1, AEMS 1)||2022-039A||15.04.2022||TY LC-9||CZ-4C|