Meteor-M No.2 satellite

Roshydromet Meteor-M N2 IKFS-2 data on EUMETCast soon

Meteor-M No.2 satellite

Credit: Russian Space Company

Meteor-M No.2 satellite

Credit: Russian Space Company

Meteor-M N2 IKFS-2 data will be available on EUMETCast from 23 March 2021.

Last Updated

12 March 2021

Published on

10 March 2021

IKFS-2 onboard the Meteor-M N2 satellite from Roshydromet is an infrared Fourier spectrometer for humidity and temperature profiles of the atmosphere, and trace gas measurements. It has 2670 channels in the range of 5 to 15 μm and a swath width of ~2000 km. The spatial resolution is 35 km.

IKFS-2 Level 1 brightness temperatures, in HDF-5 format, will be distributed on EUMETCast from 23 March, as follows:

EUMETCast Europe
Channel: E1B-TPL-1
Multicast address: 224.223.222.27
PID: 500

EUMETCast Terrestrial
Channel: T01-TPL-1
Multicast address: 232.223.222.16

Example filename:
M02_IKFS2_20210211_0807_1752_23835_23841_2_0.h5

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