Study of the inter-tropical zone and its convective systems (water and energy cycles).


Launched in:2011
Orbit height:867 km
Orbit type:Sun Synchronous
Organisation: CNES - France

MEGHA-TROPIQUES websites

Information

Megha Tropiques - Mission Overview
CNES - Megha-Tropiques
NASA PMM - GPM constellation partners
Indian Earth Observation (and Climate) Satellites

Data ordering

Indian Meteorological & Oceanographic data centre

On Board Sensors

MADRAS (Microwave Imager)
SAPHIR (Microwave Sounding Instrument)
SCARAB (Scanning Radiative Budget Instrument)