CEOS Instrument: UV Spectrometer (GACM)




Instrument:UV Spectrometer (GACM)
Agency: NASA
Mission: GACM
Status:Proposed
Type:High-resolution nadir-scanning SW spectrometer
Description:Daytime measurements of O3, NO2, SO2, CH2O, and aerosols
Spatial Resolution: N/A
Swath Width: N/A
Wavebands: 305-320 nm and 500-650 nm
Technology: High-resolution nadir-scanning SW spectrometer
Description: Spectrometers to cover bands in UV, Vis, NIR and SWIR with spectral resolution typically of 0.1-0.3 %, required for atmospheric chemistry. Earth viewing so as to measure vertical profiles and total columns. Thousands of channels. Spatial resolution typically 2-20 km. Applicable in LEO and GEO.

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CEOS Data Base Version: 17 - Created: 2012-01-18