Mapping land cover and vegetation growth across the entire planet every two days

Launched in:2013
Repeat cycle:1 days
Orbit height:820 km
Orbit type:Sun Synchronous
Organisation: ESA
Launched 7 May 2013. V stands for Vegetation

PROBA-V websites


ESA Earth Online - PROBA-V mission
VITO - Copernicus Global Land Service products
ESA - PROBA missions
VITO - Proba-V
ESA - PROBA fact sheet
ESA - STEP Science Toolbox Exploration Platform

Data ordering

VITO - Product Distribution Portal
VITO - Proba-V Data Policy
ESA - Third party data
ESA STEP: Toolboxes for Sentinel, SMOS and PROBA-V
ESA Earth Online - Data access
ESA - Third Party Missions (data for research)

On Board Sensors

VGT-P (VEGETATION instrument on PROBA-V)