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CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - NIMBUS-3 -
Full Name Status Mission complete
Mission Agencies NASA Launch Date 14 Apr 1969
Mission Links EOL Date 22 Jan 1972
EO Portal Info NORAD Catalog # 3890 (TLE)
International Designator 1969-037A
Orbit Type Sun-synchronous Orbit Period 107.3 minutes
Orbit Sense N/A Orbit Inclination 101.1 deg
Orbit Altitude 1232 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST Repeat Cycle
Objectives and Applications
Mission Measurements
Mission Instruments
IRIS - Infrared Interferometer Spectrometer instrument
OpenSearch Datasets Selected IDN OpenSearch Results (search all 15 )
HRIR/Nimbus-3 Images of Daytime and Nighttime Brightness Temperature on 70 mm Film V001 (HRIRN3IM) a ...
HRIR/Nimbus-3 Level 1 Meteorological Radiation Data V001 (HRIRN3L1) at GES DISC
Kleespies' Nimbus-3 Infrared Spectrometer (SIRS A and B), April 1969 to April 1971
MRIR/Nimbus-3 Images of Daytime Brightness Temperature on 4 x 5 inch Film Sheets V001 (MRIRN3IM) at ...
MRIR/Nimbus-3 Level 1 Meteorological Radiation Data V001 (MRIRN3L1) at GES DISC
Nimbus High Resolution Infrared Radiometer Digital Swath Data L1, HDF5 V001
Nimbus High Resolution Infrared Radiometer Grayscale Swath Data L1, TIFF V001
Nimbus High Resolution Infrared Radiometer Remapped Digital Data Daily L3, GeoTIFF V001
Nimbus High Resolution Infrared Radiometer Remapped Digital Data Daily L3, HDF5 V001
Nimbus Ice Edge Points from Nimbus Visible Imagery L2, CSV V001

Selected FedEO OpenSearch Results (total 15 results)
HRIR/Nimbus-3 Images of Daytime and Nighttime Brightness Temperature on 70 mm Film V001 (HRIRN3IM) a ...
HRIR/Nimbus-3 Level 1 Meteorological Radiation Data V001 (HRIRN3L1) at GES DISC
Kleespies' Nimbus-3 Infrared Spectrometer (SIRS A and B), April 1969 to April 1971
MRIR/Nimbus-3 Images of Daytime Brightness Temperature on 4 x 5 inch Film Sheets V001 (MRIRN3IM) at ...
MRIR/Nimbus-3 Level 1 Meteorological Radiation Data V001 (MRIRN3L1) at GES DISC
Nimbus High Resolution Infrared Radiometer Digital Swath Data L1, HDF5 V001
Nimbus High Resolution Infrared Radiometer Grayscale Swath Data L1, TIFF V001
Nimbus High Resolution Infrared Radiometer Remapped Digital Data Daily L3, GeoTIFF V001
Nimbus High Resolution Infrared Radiometer Remapped Digital Data Daily L3, HDF5 V001
Nimbus Ice Edge Points from Nimbus Visible Imagery L2, CSV V001

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