Recent news

Launch of JMA’s “HimawariRequest” service

JMA has launched a new international service called “HimawariRequest”. The service allows Meteorological and Hydrological Services to request regional target area observations provided by Himawari-8/9 every 2.5 minutes.

For further details, please visit the related news release.


First images of JAXA’s Shikisai mission

JAXA successfully launched Shikisai, the Global Changing Observation Mission - Climate (GCOM-C) on 23 December 2017.

The first images were made available on 12 January 2018.

For more information, please visit the JAXA website.