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Satellite - GOES-8 McIDAS Area File Data

Summary

This dataset contains GOES-8 Imagery of the CASES-99 area and midwestern US. These data are in McIDAS AREA file format. Data was collected for VIS, IR and Water Vapor channels on approximately half-hour intervals during the project.

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Spatial Type raster
Frequency 30 minute
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1999-10-01 00:00:00
End datetime 1999-10-31 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 45.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 30.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -106.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -88.00

Primary point of contact information

EOL Data Support <eol-datahelp@ucar.edu>

Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2005. Satellite - GOES-8 McIDAS Area File Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/45.502. Accessed 26 Oct 2020.

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