AIRS (Aqua) NRT

Band #, Range: 

2378 IR channels from 3.75  to 15.4 micron range; 4 Vis/NIR channels from 0.7 to 1.0 micron range. 

Resolution: 

IR spatial resolution 13.5km at nadir. Vis/NIR spatial resolution 2.3km x 1.8km (acroos track x along track)  at nadir

Swath / Extent: 

approx 49.5 deg swath centered on nadir or 1650km

Revisit Time: 

Twice per day. 16 days (orbital repeat cycle)

Data Download: 

Acronym: 

LANCE AIRS

Comments: 

Radiances, Temperature, Moisture Profiles, Precipitation, Dust, Clouds and Trace Gases Useful for Hurricanes, Weather Forecast, Human and Ecosystem Health, Wildfires. Products are available within 2.5 hours of capture