NOAA-N (Afternoon)


Launched in:2005
Repeat cycle:11 days
Orbit height:870 km
Orbit type:near polar - sun synchronous
Organisation: NOAA

NOAA-18 websites

Information

NOAA - KLM Users Guide (36.5 MB)
NASA - NOAA-N
NASA - NOAA-N Spacecreaft and instruments
NASA Goddard - POES site
NOAA KLM Users Guide (in pieces)
DLR - World Data Center Atmosphere

Data ordering

NOAA CLASS
NOAA - Data Access by Satellite and Instrument
NASA EarthData - Search
NOAA CLASS - AVHRR data

On Board Sensors

AMSU-A (Advanced Microwave Sounding)
AVHRR/3 (Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer)
HIRS/4 (High Resolution Infra Red Radiation Sounder)
MHS (Microwave Humidity Sounder)
SBUV/2 (Solar Backscatter Ultra violet instrument)