Also known as EOS PM1


Launched in:2002
Orbit height:705 km
Orbit type:Sun Synchronous
Organisation: NASA - USA

Aqua websites

Information

NASA - Aqua project science
NASA - Aqua instrument AMSR-E
DLR - World Data Center Atmosphere
LP DAAC - MODIS Product Table
JAXA - G-Portal product information

Data ordering

Copernicus - Marine env. & monit. Service
Copernicus - Marine env. & monit. Service
ESA - Third party data
NASA EarthData - Search
JAXA - G-Portal Data providing service
GCOM-W Research Product Distribution Service

On Board Sensors

AIRS (Atmospheric Infrared Sounder)
AMSR-E (Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer for EOS)
AMSU-A (Advanced Microwave Sounding)
CERES (Clouds and Earth's Radiant Energy System)
HSB (Humidity Sounder for Brazil)
MODIS (Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (PFM on Terra, FM1 on Aqua))