Meteosat Third Generation - Sounding 1,
Carrying IRS and UVN (=Sentinel-4) for operational meteorology / atmospheric chemistry


Launched in:2023
Repeat cycle:0.04166 days
Orbit height:35786 km
Orbit type:Geostationary
Organisation: EUMETSAT
Hyperspectral, products: O3, NO2, SO2, HCHO, CO, humidity, temprature, and aerosol optical depth
60 min repeat cycle over Europe and North Africa
Planned for 2023

MTG-S1 websites

Information

ESA Sentinel Online - Sentinel-4
ESA - Sentinel-4 (PDF April 2017)
ESA eoPortal - Sentinel-4
ESA eoPortal - Meteosat Third Generation
EUMETSAT - MTG design
EUMETSAT - MTG Meteosat Third Generation

On Board Sensors

IRS (Infrared Sounder)
UVN (Sentinel-4) (Ultraviolet, Visible and Near-Infrared Sounder)