Greenhouse Gases Observation Satellite - Nickname is Ibuki


Launched in:2009
Repeat cycle:3 days
Orbit height:666 km
Orbit type:Sun Synchronous
Organisation: JAXA - Japan

GOSAT websites

Information

NIES Japan - GOSAT project
JAXA - GOSAT (IBUKI) mission
ESA eoPortal - GOSAT
NIES Japan - GOSAT Data products
JAXA EORC - GOSAT

Data ordering

NIES Japan - GOSAT data portal (GDAS)
ESA - Third party data
ESA Earth Online - Data access
ESA - Third Party Missions (data for research)

On Board Sensors

TANSO - CAI (Thermal And NIR Sensor for carbon Observation - Cloud & Aerosal Imager)
TANSO - FTS (Thermal And NIR Sensor for carbon Observation - Fourier Transform Spectrometer)