NOAA Satellite Image

NOAA satellites transmit weather images in APT format at 137 MHz which may be received using just a VHF antenna, a software-defined radio (SDR), and a decoder such as Wxtoimg running on a laptop.

My first weather satellite image decoded on December 3, 2020, as NOAA 18 passes over the Philippines.

Related links:
DIY Moxon-Yagi Satellite Antenna
Portable Satellite Radio Setup

Night Sky in Focus
Astronomy and Amateur Radio
© Anthony Urbano (Manila, Philippines)

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du1au@nightskyinfocus.com

One thought on “NOAA Satellite Image”

  1. Very Cool! Been doing this back during the 90s. Was playing with wxtoimg and mixw . Not everyone is interested with weather. Now am enjoying tracking weather and storms and had my own weather station. Enjoy and 73s W1MDM-13/DU9HGF

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