|Mission type||Earth observation|
|Mission duration||Planned: 5 years |
Elapsed: 6 years, 2 months, 6 days
|Launch mass||6,392 kilograms (14,092 lb)|
|Dimensions||7.93 by 2.72 metres (26.0 ft × 8.9 ft)|
|Start of mission|
|Launch date||26 December 2014, 18:55:50UTC|
|Launch site||Baikonur Cosmodrome Site 31/6|
|Perigee altitude||468 kilometres (291 mi)|
|Apogee altitude||477 kilometres (296 mi)|
|Epoch||25 January 2015, 06:03:01 UTC|
|Geoton-L1, GSA, ShMSA, Koronas-Nuklon|
Resurs-P No.2 is a Russian commercial earth observation satellite capable of acquiring high-resolution imagery (resolution up to 1.0 m). The spacecraft will be operated by Roscosmos along with the Resurs-P No.1 satellite.
The satellite is designed for multi-spectral remote sensing of the Earth's surface aimed at acquiring high-quality visible images in near real-time as well as on-line data delivery via radio link and providing a wide range of consumers with value-added processed data.