Earth  ID: 750

TRMM Biomass Burning: Water Droplet Size March 1, 1998


For More Information

http://www.gsfc.nasa.gov/news-release/releases/1999/99-101.txt


Visualization Credits

Greg Shirah (NASA/GSFC): Lead Animator
Daniel Rosenfeld (Hebrew University): Scientist
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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio

Science Paper:
D. Rosenfeld, TRMM observed first direct evidence of smoke from forest fires inhibiting rainfall, Geophysical Research Letters, 26, 1999, 3105-3108

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Mission:
Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission - TRMM

Data Used:
TRMM/TMI 1998/03/01
TRMM/PR 1998/03/01
TRMM/VIRS 1998/03/01
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This item is part of this series:
Smoke Inhibits Rainfall

Keywords:
DLESE >> Atmospheric science
DLESE >> Environmental science
DLESE >> Natural hazards
SVS >> Rainfall
NASA Science >> Earth