Earth Resources Sensing

Diatomeya Experiment


Investigation of stability of geographic location and configuration of boundaries of the World Ocean bioproductive water areas.


  • Exploration of the World Ocean areas within a latitude belt of 54 aimed at check search and determination of current coordinates of location of bioproductive water areas
  • Recording of a shape, structure and morphometric characteristics of formations contrasting in color within specified bioproductive areas of the ocean.

Flight Equipment Used:

  • Video camera Sony DSR-PD150P
    for video filming of the World Ocean bioproductive areas
  • Photographic camera Mikon F5;
  • Dictophone
  • Laptop



Expected Results:

Creation of a database on bioproductive ocean areas.