Precipitation Data in Google Earth

GPM Transitioning its Web-based Global Displays

Click here to access the new IMERG Global Viewer. 

Google Earth access for near-realtime IMERG and 3B42 KML files have been replaced by an updated service for viewing precipitation data in near-real time on a 3D virtual globe using Cesium (

The transition took place on 10/21/16.

The evolution of network policies and applications prevents continued GPM use of Google Earth.

If you wish to continue using KML files with a non-Google Earth client, please contact the Precipitation Measurement Missions at: