Individuals dwelling in coastal communities or navigating treacherous waters will each profit from information flowing from the brand new Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich satellite tv for pc mission.

The satellite tv for pc is anticipated to launch Saturday (Nov. 21) at 12:17 p.m. EST (9:17 a.m. native time and 1717 GMT) House Launch Advanced four at Vandenberg Air Pressure Base in California, on a five-year quest to map sea rise related to world warming. Sentinel-6 will launch aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. You possibly can watch it dwell right here on, courtesy of NASA TV.