Topic:  Himawari-8 Weekly Special Satellite Operations Schedule (through September 25, 2021)

Time Issued:  September 16, 2021   1320 UTC

Product(s) or Data Impacted:  Himawari-8 AHI Imagery

Date of Initial Impact (start date of first scheduled event):  September 21, 2021

Date of Expected End (end date of last scheduled event):  September 21, 2021

Length of Outage:  See detailed information below for specific Himawari-8 AHI data periods affected.


Maintenance of the HimawariCloud Network Equipment on September 21, 2021

Maintenance of the HimawariCloud Network Equipment is scheduled on September 21, 2021.  As a result, access to all HimawariCloud data may be interrupted and data updates may be delayed by about 30 minutes during the time period:
  • 0500 UTC - 0700 UTC on September 21, 2021
Point of Contact for Further Information:  ESPC Operations at:; 301-817-3880

Website(s) for applicable information:
To access the Himawari-8 Autumn 2021 eclipse season schedule, refer to the website: 

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