Launched in:2018
Repeat cycle:29 days
Orbit height:817 km
Orbit type:Sun Synchronous
Organisation: EUMETSAT
Launched 7 Nov 2018

Metop-C websites

Information

ESA eoPortal - Metop missions
Eumetsat - Metop
ESA - Metop overview
ESA Earth Online - Metop programme
Eumetsat - Metop design
DLR - World Data Center Atmosphere

On Board Sensors

AMSU-A (Advanced Microwave Sounding)
ARGOS-3 (A/DCS) (Advanced Data Collection System)
ASCAT (Advanced scatterometer)
AVHRR/3 (Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer)
GOME-2 (Global Ozone Monitoring Experiment-2)
HIRS/4 (High Resolution Infra Red Radiation Sounder)
IASI (Infrared Atmospheric Sounding Interferometer)
MHS (Microwave Humidity Sounder)