|Definition||:||Derived form the combination of “Cartography and 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. The name carosat is a combination of Cartography and Satellite. Cartography is the study and practice of making maps.