The main PROBA-V payload is the Vegetation sensor (VGT): a multispectral pushbroom spectrometer with four spectral bands and a very large swath of 2285 km to guarantee daily coverage above 35° latitude.
|Swath Width||2285 km|
447-493 nm (blue); 610-690 nm (red);
777-893 nm (NIR), 1570-1650 nm SWIR
|Ground Sample Distance||
VNIR: 100 m at nadir, 360 m at edge of swath;
SWIR: 200 m at nadir, 600 m at edge of swath