Time-Resolved Observations of Precipitation structure and storm Intensity with a Constellation of Smallsats - 01
1st flight unti (pathfinder) of the TROPICS constellation.
Mission: to monitor changes in tropical cyclones as frequently as every 45 minutes in average (when the 7-satellite constellation is fully deployed).
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Data distributed by the NASA Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center (GES DISC)
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30 Jun 2021
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Note: red tag: no longer operational , green tag: operational ,
blue tag : future
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TMS TROPICS Millimeter-wave Sounder
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