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AMSR-E (Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer)
Entry ID: AMSR_E

Abstract: The Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer (AMSR-E) was launched on May 4,
2002, aboard NASA's Aqua spacecraft. The National Space Development
Agency of Japan (NASDA) provided AMSR-E to NASA as an indispensable part of
Aqua's global hydrology mission. Over the oceans, AMSR-E is measuring a
number of important geophysical parameters, including sea surface temperature
(SST), wind speed, atmospheric ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Use Constraints By agreement with Remote Sensing Systems (RSS) access to AMSR data are
restricted to the GHRSST Science Team.
Originating Center
Data Center
Satellite Applications and Operations Center, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, Japan Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:
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Distribution Media: CD-ROM, DAT, 8mm Data Cartridge Tape, Online
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-11-23
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-04-01

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