Launched in:1978
Out of service since:1994
Repeat cycle:6 days
Orbit height:955 km
Orbit type:Sun Synchronous
Organisation: NASA - USA

NIMBUS-7 websites


NASA - Nimbus Science Research Portal
NASA Goddard - Ozone and Air Quality missions
DLR - World Data Center Atmosphere

Data ordering

DLR - EOWEB Geoportal (EGP)
GES DISC - NASA Online datasets
NASA Goddard - Ozone and Air Quality data
KNMI Data Centre
IRI/LDEO Climate Data Library
NASA EarthData - Search

On Board Sensors

CZCS (Coastal Zone Color Scanner)
ERB (Earth Radiation Budget)
LIMS (Limb infrared monitor of the Atmosphere)
SAM II (Stratospheric Aerosol Measurement)
SAMS (Stratospheric and Mesospheric Sounder)
SBUV/TOMS (Solar Backscatter Ultraviolet/Total Ozone Mapping-failed in 1993)
SMMR (Scanning Multichannel Microwave Radiometer)
THIR (Temperature Humidity Infrared Radiometer)