Earth  ID: 2781

GPM Nile River Animation

Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) mission is to improve ongoing efforts to predict climate, improve the accuracy of weather and precipitation forecasts, and to provide more frequent and complete sampling of the Earth's precipitation.

Visualization Credits

Stuart A. Snodgrass (GST): Lead Animator
Joycelyn Thomson (NASA/GSFC): Animator
Marte Newcombe (GST): Animator
Vincent Salomonson (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio The Blue Marble Next Generation data is courtesy of Reto Stockli (NASA/GSFC) and NASA's Earth Observatory.

The Blue Marble data is courtesy of Reto Stockli (NASA/GSFC).

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Missions:
Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM)
Terra

Data Used:
Aqua/MODIS 2002/01, 2001/07/29
Terra/MODIS 2002/01, 2001/07/29
Terra and Aqua/MODIS/Blue Marble: Next Generation 1/1/2004 - 12/31/2004
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This item is part of this series:
GPM Animations

Keywords:
SVS >> GPM
SVS >> Global Precipitation Measurement
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DLESE >> Physical geography
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