October 25, 2016

Artist's views

Artist's views of the Merlin satellite

© CNES/illustration David DUCROS, 2016

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Satellite, seen with +X orientation, with incident and reflected Lidar beams.

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Satellite, seen with +X+Y orientation on blue Earth background, with incident Lidar beam.

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Satellite, seen with +X+Y orientation on blue Earth background, with incident and reflected Lidar beams.

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Satellite, seen with +X+Y orientation on blue Earth background, without Lidar beam.

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Satellite, seen with +X-Z orientation on blue Earth background, with incident Lidar beam.

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Satellite, seen with +X-Z orientation on blue Earth background, with incident and reflected Lidar beams.

bpc_merlin_blue_x-z_wol.jpg

Satellite, seen with +X-Z orientation on blue Earth background, without Lidar beam.

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Satellite, seen with -X+Y orientation on blue Earth background, with incident and reflected Lidar beams.

bpc_merlin_blue_-xy_wol.jpg

Satellite, seen with -X+Y orientation on blue Earth background, without Lidar beam.

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Satellite, seen with +X-Z orientation on orange Earth background, with incident Lidar beam.

bpc_merlin_orange_x-z_wlir.jpg

Satellite, seen with +X-Z orientation on orange Earth background, with incident and reflected Lidar beams.

bpc_merlin_orange_x-z_wol.jpg

Satellite, seen with +X-Z orientation on orange Earth background, without Lidar beam.