Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission


Launched in:1997
Out of service since:2015
Repeat cycle:0.5 days
Orbit height:350 km
Orbit type:Non Sun Synchronous
Organisation: NASA - USA
Out of fuel Aug 2014; mission ended Apr 2015

TRMM websites

Information

JAXA - Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency
NASA Goddard - TRMM
JAXA EORC - TRMM portal
NASA PMM - TRMM mission
NASA PMM - TRMM, GPM
DLR - World Data Center Atmosphere
JAXA - G-Portal product information

Data ordering

JAXA EORC - TRMM portal
NASA GES DISC - TRMM
NASA PMM - TRMM & GPM data access
Copernicus - Marine env. & monit. Service
NASA EarthData - Search
GHRC DAAC - LIS data
JAXA - G-Portal Data providing service
NASA Giovanni (data and visualisation)

On Board Sensors

CERES (Clouds and Earth's Radiant Energy System)
LIS (Lightning Imaging sensor)
PR (Precipitation Radar)
TMI (TRMM Microwave Imager)
VIRS (Visible and Infra red scanner)