CEOS Instrument: Improved Earth Radiation Measurement




Instrument:ERM-2
Agencies: NRSCC [Primary]
 CAST
 NSMC-CMA
Missions: FY-3E
 FY-3G
Status:Approved
Type:Broad-band radiometer
Description:Measures Earth radiation gains and losses on regional, zonal and global scales
Spatial Resolution: N/A
Swath Width: N/A
Wavebands: N/A
Technology: Broad-band radiometer
Description: Radiometer with channels that integrate the total radiation emerging from TOA (0.2-100 Ám) and the fraction of reflected solar radiation (0.2-4.0 Ám). Ancillary channels in atmospheric windows may be present. Capability of observing under more viewing directions so as to help converting radiances into irradiances may be present. Resolution in the range of 20-50 km. Applicable in LEO and GEO.

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