LANDSAT Return Beam Vidicon Camera Data Received at NASDA in Japan
Entry ID: LANDSAT-RBV-NASDA

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Summary
Abstract: The Return Beam Vidicon Camera (RBV) is an imaging system which operates in
a single spectral range of 0.505 - 0.750 micrometers with 25 meter resolution.

Data collected by the Earth Observation Center, NASDA, cover a circular area
about 5000 km diameter. The Earth Observation Center receives RBV data weekdays
and every other Saturday. However, there is no processing line for RBV data;
archived products are available in the form of magnetic tape and
imagery.

Geographic Coverage
 N: 55.0 S: 23.0  E: 153.0  W: 115.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1979-01-29
Stop Date: 1983-03-31


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > ASIA > EASTERN ASIA > JAPAN
CONTINENT > ASIA > Japan


Science Keywords
SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING >VISIBLE WAVELENGTHS >VISIBLE IMAGERY    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
IMAGERY/BASE MAPS/EARTH COVER


Platform
LANDSAT    [Information]
LANDSAT-3    [Information]


Instrument
RBV >Return Beam Vidicon    [Information]


Keywords
AGRICULTURE
FOREST
GEOLOGY
IDN_NODE NSAEOC
IMAGERY
LAND USE
MAPPING
REMOTE SENSING
SATELLITE
SEA ICE
VEGETATION


Originating Center
Earth Observation Center (EOC)


Data Center
Remote Sensing Technology Center, Japan    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.restec.or.jp/top_e.html
Dataset ID: RBV

Data Center Personnel
Name: DATA SERVICE DEPARTMENT
Phone: 81-3-3403-1761
Fax: 81-3-3403-1766
Contact Address:
Data Service Department
Remote Sensing Technology Center of Japan
Uni-Roppongi Bldg. 7-15-17, Roppongi
City: Tokyo
Province or State: Minato-ku
Postal Code: 106
Country: Japan


Personnel
YUKIO HARUYAMA
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 81-3-5470-4252
Fax: 81-3-3432-3969
Contact Address:
Program Planning and Management Department
NASDA Head Office
Hamamatsu-cho
City: Minato-ku Tokyo
Postal Code: 105
Country: Japan


HIROSHI KIKUCHI
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: 81-492-98-1200
Fax: 81-492-98-1001
Contact Address:
Earth Observation Center
1401 Numanoue, hatoyama-machi, hiki-gun, saitama-ken
Postal Code: 350-03
Country: Japan


Publications/References
Landsat Data Users Handbook (Japanese)

Format Description of Landsat RBV CCT (Japanese)

Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 1992-08-09

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