CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - GeoXO2 -
Full Name Geostationary Extended Observations 2
aka GeoXO2 (FM2)
Status Considered
Mission Agencies NOAA Launch Date 2031
Mission Links mission site EOL Date 2055
EO Portal Info NORAD Catalog #
International Designator
Orbit Type Geostationary Orbit Period
Orbit Sense N/A Orbit Inclination
Orbit Altitude 36000 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST Repeat Cycle
Objectives and Applications GeoXO will supply vital information to address major environmental challenges of the future in support of U.S. weather, ocean, and climate operations. The GeoXO mission will continue and expand observations provided by the GOES-R Series as NOAA's next generation of geostationary satellites.
Mission Measurements
CategoryParameterInstrument(s)
AtmosphereAerosols GEOXO Atmospheric Composition
Atmospheric Humidity Fields GEOXO Atmospheric Composition, GEOXO Sounder
Atmospheric Winds GEOXO Sounder
Cloud type, amount and cloud top temperature GEOXO Sounder
Ozone GEOXO Atmospheric Composition
Radiation budget GEOXO Sounder
Trace gases (excluding ozone) GEOXO Atmospheric Composition, GEOXO Sounder
Atmospheric Temperature Fields GEOXO Sounder
LandSurface temperature (land) GEOXO Sounder
OceanSurface temperature (ocean) GEOXO Sounder
Mission Instruments
GEOXO Atmospheric Composition - GEO Extended Operations Atmospheric Composition
GEOXO Sounder - GEO Extended Operations Hyperspectral Infrared Sounder
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