Full Name Meteosat Third Generation S2 Sounding Satellite 2 Status Approved
Mission Agencies EUMETSAT, COM, ESA Launch Date Oct 2032
Mission Links mission site | data access portal EOL Date Apr 2041
EO Portal Info NORAD Catalog #
International Designator
Orbit Type Geostationary Orbit Period 1436 minutes
Orbit Sense N/A Orbit Inclination
Orbit Altitude 35779 km Orbit Longitude 0 deg
Orbit LST Repeat Cycle
Objectives and Applications Supporting European atmospheric composition and air quality monitoring services. MTG S2 carries the Sentinel-4 B mission.
Mission Measurements
AtmosphereAerosols UVN
Atmospheric Humidity Fields IRS, UVN
Atmospheric Winds IRS
Cloud type, amount and cloud top temperature IRS
Ozone IRS, UVN
Radiation budget IRS
Trace gases (excluding ozone) IRS, UVN
Atmospheric Temperature Fields IRS
LandSurface temperature (land) IRS
OceanSurface temperature (ocean) IRS
Mission Instruments
IRS - Infra-Red Sounder
UVN - UV-VIS-NIR Sounder
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