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Earth Resources Sensing

Diatomeya Experiment


Objective:

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

Tasks:

  • 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

Consumables:

  • DIATOMEYA Kit

Expected Results:

Creation of a database on bioproductive ocean areas.

ISS Crew


OVCHININ Alexey OVCHININ
Alexey



HAGUE  Nick HAGUE
Nick



KOCH  Christina  KOCH
Christina



SKVORTSOV Alexandr SKVORTSOV
Alexandr



PARMITANO Luka PARMITANO
Luka



MORGAN   Andrew MORGAN
Andrew