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GPM Care Data
Entry ID: GPM_core_JAXA

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Abstract: The GPM core satellite, which is being developed jointly by Japan and the U.S., is scheduled to be launched in 2013. The core satellite carries a Dual-frequency Precipitation Radar (DPR) developed by Japan, and a GPM Microwave Imager (GMI) developed by the U.S. The orbit of the core satellite is non-sun-synchronous with an inclination angle of about 65 degrees. This orbit was selected to meet ... View entire text
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Dataset Originator/Creator: JAXA
Dataset Title: GPM Care Data
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DIF Creation Date: 2012-05-18
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-01-27
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