Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer-Earth Probe

Project Description
Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer (TOMS)-Earth Probe (EP) provides
global measurements of total column ozone and its variation on a daily
basis. Together with TOMS aboard Nimbus-7 and Meteor-3,it provides a
long-term data set of daily ozone over about two decades. Air quality
and public health.

LAUNCH:

Launched: July 2, 1996
Launch Site: Vandenberg Air Force Base

ORBIT:

Altitude: 740 km
Inclination: 98.385 degrees

VITAL STATISTICS:

Design Life: 2 years

INSTRUMENTS:

TOMS (Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer)

For more information on TOMS-EP, see
http://jwocky.gsfc.nasa.gov/