|Definition||:||Cartography + Satellite|
|Category||:||Academic & Science » Astronomy & Space Science|
What does Cartosat mean?
Cartosat is a stereoscopic Earth observation satellite in a sun-synchronous orbit. The satellite was built, launched, and maintained by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). The name Carosat is a combination of Cartography and Satellite. Cartography is the study and practice of making maps.