KOMPSAT 3

  1. Name KOMPSAT 3
  2. Code KP3
  3. Application KOMPSAT-3 is an optical high-resolution Korean observation mission of KARI (Korea Aerospace Research Institute). The project was started in 2004. The objective is to provide observation continuity from the KOMPSAT-1 and KOMPSAT-2 missions to meet the nation's needs for high-resolution optical imagery required for GIS (Geographical Information Systems) and other environmental, agricultural and oceanographic monitoring applications.
  4. Spatial Spectral Resolutions
    Band Wavelength Resolution
    Panchromatic 450 ? 900 nm 70 cm
    Red 630 ? 690 nm 280 cm
    Blue 450 ? 520 nm 280 cm
    Near-Infrared 760 ? 900 nm 280 cm
    Green 520 ? 600 nm 280 cm
  5. Data Cost Data Cost Pending