CEOS Instrument: Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer




Instrument:TOMS
Agencies: NASA [Primary]
 JAXA
Missions: Meteor-3 N5
 TOMS-EP
 ADEOS
 NIMBUS-7
 QuikTOMS
Status:No longer operational
Type:High-resolution nadir-scanning SW spectrometer
Description:Retrieval of ozone column measurements
Spatial Resolution: 39 x 39 km (nadir)
Swath Width: N/A
Wavebands: UV absorption
Technology: High-resolution nadir-scanning SW spectrometer
Description: Spectrometers to cover bands in UV, Vis, NIR and SWIR with spectral resolution typically of 0.1-0.3 %, required for atmospheric chemistry. Earth viewing so as to measure vertical profiles and total columns. Thousands of channels. Spatial resolution typically 2-20 km. Applicable in LEO and GEO.

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CEOS Data Base Version: 17 - Created: 2012-01-18