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ISRO's HySIS satellite sends first image, covering parts of Lakhpat area in Gujarat

Press Trust of India  |  Bengaluru 

The country's latest earth observation satellite HySIS, launched by the ISRO on November 29, has sent its first image, covering parts of area in

The image from Hyperspectral satellite (HySIS), which can be used in wide-ranging areas including agriculture, soil survey and environmental monitoring, was acquired at the Centre on Sunday, the ISRO said.

Sources in the city-headquartered (ISRO) said the agency was satisfied with the quality of the image sent by

The satellite, along with 30 other international co-passenger spacecraft, was injected into the orbit by the PSLV-C43 rocket from the in Sriharikota on November 29.

The 380-kg is meant to study the earth's surface in the visible, near infrared and shortwave infrared regions of the electromagnetic spectrum.

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First Published: Mon, December 03 2018. 16:35 IST