Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer

AVHRR/3 websites

Information

USGS Long Term Archive - AVHRR info
USGS Long Term Archive - AVHRR sensor
NASA Goddard - POES Instruments
NOAA - AVHRR/3 info
DLR - World Data Center Atmosphere

 

Data ordering

NOAA CLASS
NOAA NCEI
DLR - EOWEB
USGS EarthExplorer
EOLI
Global Land Cover Facility (GLCF)
Alaska Satellite Facility
NOAA - AVHRR data
Dundee Satellite Receiving Station
NASA EarthData - Search

AVHRR/3 Bands

BandWavelength
(µm)
Bandwidth
(µm)
Resolution
(m)
Swath width
(km)
Revisit time
(days)
Band 1  (VIS) 0.58 to 0.68 1090 (4000) 2000
Band 2  (NIR) 0.725 to 1.1 1090 (4000) 2000
Band 3A  (SWIR) 1.58 to 1.64 1090 (4000) 2000
Band 3B  (MWIR) 3.55 to 3.93 1090 (4000) 2000
Band 4  (TIR) 10.3 to 11.3 1090 (4000) 2000
Band 5  (TIR) 11.5 to 12.5 1090 (4000) 2000