This section contains details of environmental satellite missions,
instruments and other related information. It also provides expert
assessments on the relevance of instruments for fulfilling some WMO
pre-defined capabilities (see list of mission types) and the measurement of particular physical variables (see See Gap analyses by variable or by type of mission)
Using the "Quick Search" The "quick
search" is present on every page at the right end of the menu bar.
Please type e.g. the name of a satellite, instrument or variable.
The system will then automatically suggest some items, which you can
directly select in the drop down menu.
Using the top menu From the top menu, you
can select the full tables of satellites, instruments, programmes
etc. These tables can then be sorted and filtered according to your
From any page, you can use the hyperlinks to navigate between your
items of interest. The quick search and top menu are available from
For support and feedback please use the helpdesk form.
Note: This section is currently pending expert review.
OSCAR/Space Version 2.6 released
OSCAR/Space Version 2.6 was released including new features related to Gap Analysis and satellite status information. With version 2.6 OSCAR/Space has a new URL; https://space.oscar.wmo.int. Please read more via the link here.