Launched in:1994
Out of service since:2004
Orbit height:35800 km
Orbit type:Geostationary
Organisation: NOAA
GOES-8 was decommissioned on 5 May 2004

GOES-8 websites

Information

NOAA Home page
GOES Imager Instrument
GOES Sounder Instrument
NOAA - GOES

Data ordering

Geostationary Satellites Server
NASA EarthData - Search

On Board Sensors

Imager (1) (Imager on GOES 8-11)
Sounder (Sounder on GOES)