Jet Propulsion Laboratory
California Institute of Technology
GRACE-FO mission logo
The Laser Ranging Interferometer instrument.
Laser Ranging Interferometer
Illustration of GRACE-FO in orbit (view 3).
GRACE-FO in Orbit (View 3)
The GRACE Intermediate Field 48 (GIF48 from UT-CSR) field model is an improved mean gravity field that combines GRACE observations and terrestrial gravity information.
Static Gravity Field Anomalies
The NASA/German Research Centre for Geosciences GRACE Follow-On spacecraft launches onboard a SpaceX Falcon 9, May 22, 2018, from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.
GRACE-FO Launches, Ocean View
The two GRACE-FO satellites are seen from GFZ’s Satellite Laser Ranging Station in Potsdam, Germany, on May 23, 2018 at 22:16 UTC and 22:17 UTC, respectively.
GRACE-FO Satellites From Potsdam
The NASA/German Research Centre for Geosciences GRACE Follow-On spacecraft launches from Space Launch Complex 4E at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.
GRACE-FO Launches, Wide Shot
Illustration of GRACE-FO in orbit (view 5).
GRACE-FO in Orbit (View 5)
The GRACE-FO satellites, attached to turntable fixtures, at the Astrotech Space Operations processing facility at Vandenberg Air Force Base, California (view 1).
GRACE-FO Satellites, Attached to Turntable Fixtures
A GRACE-FO satellite and its turntable fixture at the Astrotech Space Operations processing facility at Vandenberg Air Force Base, California.
GRACE-FO Satellite on a Turntable Before Launch
Illustration of GRACE-FO separating from Falcon 9 rocket after launch.
GRACE-FO Separating from Rocket After Launch
A long exposure of the GRACE-FO launch from Vandenberg
GRACE-FO Launch, Long Exposure
Illustration of GRACE-FO above Antarctica.
GRACE-FO Above Antarctica
An artist's rendering of the twin GRACE-FO spacecraft.
The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is seen with the NASA/German Research Centre for Geosciences GRACE Follow-On spacecraft onboard at Space Launch Complex 4E at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.
GRACE-FO in Falcon 9 on Launchpad
The rocket carrying GRACE-FO lifts off into a blue sky, with the Pacific Ocean beneath it.
GRACE-FO Launch, Sky and Sea
Illustration of GRACE-FO in orbit (view 4)
Illustration of GRACE-FO (View 4)
Illustration of GRACE-FO above Alaska.
Illustration of GRACE-FO Above Alaska
GRACE-FO in a protective shipping container arriving at a new facility at Vandenberg Air Force Base, California.
GRACE-FO Arrives at Vandenberg
This image shows the mean annual amplitude of total water storage on Earth in 2007 as measured by GRACE.
Total Water Storage from GRACE, 2007
Gravity anomaly map using GRACE data.
Gravity Anomaly Map Using GRACE Data
Measuring Earth's Gravity from Space poster
Measuring Earth's Gravity from Space Poster
GRACE-FO, a collaboration between NASA and German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ), launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base on on May 22, 2018.
A map of groundwater storage trends for Earth's 37 largest aquifers using GRACE data, showing depletion and replenishment in millimeters of water per year.
Map of Groundwater Storage Trends for Earth's 37 Largest Aquifers
Flames from the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launching GRACE-FO into orbit.
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