Missions List

Title Description Status Type
AMSR2 / AMSRE
  • Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer (AMSR)
  • Satellites: GCOM-W1 (AMSR-2), LTAN=1:30; Aqua (AMSR-E), LTAN = 1:30pm; ADEOS-II (AMSR), LTAN = 10:30 pm
  • 日期operation: May 2012 to present (AMSR-2); May 2002 to Oct 2011 (AMSR-E); Apr - Oct 2003 (AMSR)
  • Products available: sea surface temperature, surface wind speed, integrated water vapor, cloud liquid water, and rain rate
Active Radiometer
1mantbex
  • Advanced Scatterometer (ASCAT)
  • Satellites: Meteorological Operational Satellite Program first polar orbiter (MetOp-A), LTAN = 21:30
  • 日期operation: 2006 - present
  • Products available: surface wind speed and direction
Active Scatterometer
GMI
  • GPM Microwave Imager
  • Satellite: Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM), 65 degree inclined orbit
  • 日期operation: 2014 - present
  • Products available: sea surface temperature, surface wind speed, integrated water vapor, cloud liquid water, and rain rate
Active Radiometer
MSU / AMSU
  • Microwave Sounding Unit; Advanced Microwave Sounding Unit
  • Satellites: NOAA weather satellites; Aqua
  • 日期operation: MSU (1978 - 2005); AMSU (1998 - present)
  • Products available: atmospheric temperature at various heights
Active Sounder
QuikScat / SeaWinds
  • SeaWinds (QuikScat =SeaWinds instrument placed into orbit quickly)
  • Satellites: Quickbird (QuikScat), LTAN=6am; MIDORI-2 (SeaWinds), LTAN=10:30pm
  • 日期operation: 1999 - 2009 (QuikScat), 2003 (SeaWinds)
  • Products available: surface wind speed and wind direction
Retired Scatterometer
RapidScat
  • Rapid Scatterometer (RapidScat)
  • Platform: Mounted on the International Space Station, observation time varies
  • 日期operation: October 2014 - present
  • Products available: surface wind speed and direction
Active Scatterometer
SMAP
  • Soil Moisture Active Passive
  • 日期operation: 2015 - present
  • Products available: sea surface salinity, sea surface wind speeds
Active Radiometer
1Manbetx
  • Special Sensor Microwave Imager; Special Sensor Microwave Imager Sounder
  • Satellites: Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP) satellites F8 - F18
  • 日期operation: SSM/I 1987 - present; SSMIS 2003 - present
  • Products available: surface wind speed, integerated water vapor, cloud liquid water, and rain rate
Active Radiometer
2018世界杯狗万滚球app
  • TRMM Microwave Imager
  • Satellite: Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM), semi-equatorial orbit
  • 日期operation: 1997 - 2015
  • Products available: sea surface temperature, surface wind speed, integrated water vapor, cloud liquid water, and rain rate
Retired Radiometer
2019新万博appmanbetⅩ
  • 风Sat
  • Satellite: Coriolis, LTAN=6pm
  • 日期operation: Jan 2003 - present
  • Products available: sst, surface wind speed, integrated water vapor, cloud liquid water, rain rate, through-cloud wind speed and direction
Active Radiometer