Show results for:
Current
Active filters:
Clear filters
THEMATIC AREA

Missions

Explore the European Space Agency's Earth Observation satellite missions. Learn all about ESA's dedicated Earth Explorers or collaborations with other agencies through the Third Party Missions programme.

SMOS OBJECTIVES
Earth Explorers

SMOS OBJECTIVES

SMOS Science The SMOS mission is a direct response to the current lack of global observations of soil moisture and ocean salinity which ...

Read more

INSTRUMENTS

Explore the many instruments the European Space Agency use to observe the Earth. ESA offer data from a wide range of optical, radar, atmospheric, altimetric and gravimetric instrumentation.

a-spectrometers-radiometers

Earth Explorers

MIRAS

The MIRAS instrument is a passive microwave 2-D interferometric radiometer onboard the SMOS satellite.