GRACE
STATUS
Operational
AVAILABILITY
Data available upon request
REQUEST PROCEDURE
See website
Satellite Instruments
Twin LEO spacecraft performing precise LEO-LEO crosslink ranging by radio links at 24 and 32 GHz for sensing time-varying gravity.
CONTACT
Byron Tapley
University of Texas, Austin
Building WRW, Room WRW, Room 402D Austin, 78712
512-471-5573
tapley@csr.utexas.edu
SPECIFICATIONS
Measurment TypeGravity
Platform TypeGRACE
Orbitcircular/polar
Spectral CoverageN/A
Active/PassiveActive/Passive
Scan PatternN/A
VariablesEarth's gravity
Altitude
Inclination
Repeat Time
Wavelength to
Number of Bands
Temporal Coverage
Swath Width
Resolution 1
Resolution 2
Resolution 3
Resolution 4
UPDATED ON
3 Sep 2009 13:47