Joint Polar Satellite System for operational polar-orbiting weather and climate data

Launched in:2017
Repeat cycle:20 days
Orbit height:824 km
Orbit type:Sun Synchronous
Organisation: NOAA
Launched 18 Nov 2017;
Operational since 30 May 2018

NOAA-20 (JPSS-1) websites


NOAA - JPSS site
NOAA - JPSS mission and instruments
NASA Goddard - Suomi NPP and JPSS

Data ordering

NASA Goddard - Ocean Color Web
NOAA - Data Access by Satellite and Instrument
RAMMB Slider - View latest imagery

On Board Sensors

ATMS (Advanced Technology Microwave Sounder)
CERES (Cloud and Earth's Radiant Energy System)
CrIMSS (Cross track Infrared and Advanced Technology Microwave Sounder (CrIS + ATMS))
CrIS (Cross-Track Infrared Sounder)
OMPS (Ozone Mapping and Profiler Suite)
VIIRS (Visible Infrared Imager and Radiometer Suite)