Decoding (C)(M)HRPT, HRI (PDUS) and MSG weathersatellites.

These pages contain information about weather satellite related hardware and software:
  • A simple to build decoder/generator for HRPT, CHRPT, MHRPT and HRI (PDUS).
  • wsat: a program needed in combination with the decoder, to store and process the pictures
  • xrit2pic: a program to manage LRIT/HRIT pictures, transmitted by Meteosat 8 (MSG, Meteosat Second Generation).
  • xtrack: a satellite tracking program.

    All software is free available: compiled (for Linux and Windows) and source code.

HRPT/CHRPT/HRI decoder/generator


E-mail to R. Alblas

New received pictures
Metop-A, received 13-11-2016 using new hardware

Moon seen from Himawari

Zonsverduistering

MSG2, 20-03-2015, 09:30
MSG2 movie

First data received from DVB-S2

MSG2, 28-12-2014, 11:35

Received by F. Duttke with GODIL-decoder beta version; processed using wsat


Meteor-N2 19-8-2014
Meteor-N2 20-8-2014

Received by B. Schellekens with GODIL-decoder; processed using wsat

Meteor-N2 11-1-2015
Meteor-N2 11-1-2015, part

Comparing LRPT/HRPT of Meteor

Contents:

Some direct links:

Related links:

Kepler data
weather.txt

HRPT reader of David Taylor. This reader supports the 10B format generated by the hrpt-software (both DOS hrpt and Linux wsat).


MHRPT N2 picture processed by wsat (received by Martin Blaho, SDR): HRPT_mn2_2014-08-16_08-20-47
HRPT_mn2_2014-08-17_06-22-53
HRPT_mn2_2014-08-17_11-20-01