NOAA-L (Afternoon)


Launched in:2000
Repeat cycle:11 days
Orbit height:870 km
Orbit type:near polar - sun synchronous
Organisation: NOAA
Launched 21 Sep 2000

NOAA-16 websites

Information

NOAA Home page
NOAA - KLM Users Guide (36.5 MB)
NOAA KLM Users Guide (in pieces)
NASA Goddard - POES site
DLR - World Data Center Atmosphere

Data ordering

Alaska Satellite Facility
NOAA CLASS - AVHRR data
NOAA CLASS
NOAA - Data Access by Satellite and Instrument
KNMI Data Centre
NASA EarthData - Search

On Board Sensors

AMSU-A (Advanced Microwave Sounding)
AMSU-B (Advanced Microwave Sounding)
AVHRR/3 (Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer)
HIRS/3 (High Resolution Infrared Sounder)
SBUV/2 (Solar Backscatter Ultra violet instrument)