Earth  ID: 13981

A Decade of Discovery for Suomi-NPP

Since its launch on Oct. 28, 2011, the remarkable instruments on the Suomi-NPP satellite have captured a wealth of valuable data and beautiful images of our home planet. Suomi-NPP is the first of a series of polar-orbiting weather satellites known as the Joint Polar Satellite System, a mission to provide valuable weather and environmental data into the 2030s.

Credits

Jefferson Beck (KBRwyle): Lead Producer
Jenny Marder Fadoul (Telophase): Lead Writer
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NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center

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Mission:
Joint Polar Satellite System - JPSS

Keywords:
SVS >> Climate
SVS >> Earth
SVS >> Weather
SVS >> NOAA
SVS >> NPP
NASA Science >> Earth