Advanced Microwave Sounding

Satellites

NOAA-15
NOAA-16
NOAA-17

AMSU-B websites

Information

NASA Goddard - POES Instruments
DLR - World Data Center Atmosphere

 

Data ordering

NOAA NCEI

AMSU-B Bands

BandWavelength
(µm)
Bandwidth
(µm)
Resolution
(m)
Swath width
(km)
Revisit time
(days)
Band 16 (89.0 GHz)  (Microwave) 15000 2343
Band 17 (150.0 GHZ)  (Microwave) 15000 2343
Band 18 (183.31 GHz)  (Microwave) 15000 2343
Band 19 (183.31 GHz)  (Microwave) 15000 2343
Band 20 (183.31 GHz)  (Microwave) 15000 2343