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HRIT (High Rate Information Transmission) service

HRIT (High Rate Information Transmission) service is suited for MDUS (Medium-scale Data Utilization Station). The standard technical specification for HRIT is provided by the CGMS (Coordination Group for Meteorological Satellites).
The satellite converts the observed data into HRIT video format data after putting it through radiometric and geometric calibration processes and then transmits it.
The standard technical specification for HRIT is provided in the document "COMS HRIT Mission Specific Implementation."

LRIT (Low Rate Information Transmission) service

LRIT (Low Rate Information Transmission) service is suited for SDUS (Small-scale Data Utilization Station). The standard technical specification for LRIT is provided by the CGMS (Coordination Group for Meteorological Satellites).
The satellite converts the observed data into LRIT video format data after putting it through radiometric and geometric calibration processes and then transmits it.
The standard technical specification for LRIT is provided in the document "COMS LRIT Mission Specific Implementation."

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