THE CEOS DATABASE : Missions, Instruments and Measurements
CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - QuikTOMS -
Full Name Quick Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer Status Mission complete
Mission Agencies NASA Launch Date 21 Sep 2001
Mission Links mission site EOL Date 21 Sep 2001
EO Portal Info
Orbit Type Sun-synchronous Orbit Period
Orbit Sense Descending Orbit Inclination 98 deg
Orbit Altitude 800 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST 10:30 Repeat Cycle
Objectives and Applications Continues longterm ozone measurements of the TOMS instruments.
Mission Measurements
CategoryParameterInstrument(s)
AtmosphereOzone TOMS
Trace gases (excluding ozone) TOMS
Mission Instruments
TOMS - Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer
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