ITC Satellites and Sensors Database


High precision ocean altimetry

Launched in:2020
Repeat cycle:10 days
Orbit height:1336 km
Orbit type:Non Sun Synchronous
Organisation: EUMETSAT
Joint mission Eumetsat, ESA, CNES, NASA, NOAA
Together with Sentinel-6B/Jason-CS-B
Launch planned for Nov 2020

Sentinel-6A/Jason-CS-A websites


Eumetsat - Sentinel-6
ESA - Sentinel-6
NASA JPL - Sea level mssions Jason-CS
ESA eoPortal - Sentinel-6/Jason-CS

On Board Sensors

Poseidon-4 (Radar Altimeter Ku/C)