The Microwave Limb Sounder (MLS) instrument aboard NASA’s Aura satellite makes measurements of atmospheric composition, temperature, humidity, and cloud ice. MLS near real-time (NRT) data are available through LANCE generally within 45 to 140 minutes after a satellite observation.
To download MLS data, register for an Earthdata Login. Use the table below to access specific LANCE data products.
MLS / Aura - Collection 5
|Product Download||Description||Volume (GB/day)||Browse|
|ML2CO_NRT.005||Carbon Monoxide (CO) MLS/Aura NRT L2 CO Mixing Ratio||0.03||N/A|
|ML2H2O_NRT.005||Water Vapor (H2O) MLS/Aura NRT L2 H2O Mixing Ratio||0.03||N/A|
|ML2HNO3_NRT.005||Nitric Acid (HNO3) MLS/Aura NRT L2 HNO3 Mixing Ratio||0.03||N/A|
|ML2N2O_NRT.005||Nitrous Oxide (N2O) MLS/Aura NRT L2 N2O Mixing Ratio||0.03||N/A|
|ML2O3_NRT.005||Ozone (O3) MLS/Aura NRT L2 O3 Mixing Ratio||0.03||N/A|
|ML2SO2_NRT.005||Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) MLS/Aura NRT L2 SO2 Mixing Ratio||0.02||N/A|
|ML2T_NRT.005||Temperature MLS/Aura NRT L2 Temperature||0.03||N/A|