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DYCOMS-II Satellite: DMSP SSM/I Multisensor Composite Imagery (JPG)

Summary

The DMSP SSM/I Multisensor Composite Imagery (JPG) is one of several satellite products collected as part of the Dynamics and Chemistry of Marine Stratocumulus Phase-II: Entrainment Studies (DYCOMS-II) project field catalog operated by the National Center For Atmospheric Research/Earth Observing Laboratory (NCAR/EOL: http://catalog.eol.ucar.edu/dycoms). The images were produced by the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) from the Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP) Special Sensor Microwave/Imager (SSM/I). Images are available at DMSP satellite overpass times which during DYCOMS II were typically around 01-06 UTC and 14-19 UTC. The products included in each file include GOES-10 infrared and water vapor products and DMSP wind and vapor products. The products cover the period from 1-30 July 2001 and cover the region from about 25-50 N and 110-140 W. The products were acquired from the NRL. All images are in JPG format.

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2001-07-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2001-07-30 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 50.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 25.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -140.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -110.00

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Jeff Hawkins <hawkins@nrlmry.navy.mil>

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Naval Research Laboratory. 2008. DYCOMS-II Satellite: DMSP SSM/I Multisensor Composite Imagery. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/68.037. Accessed 21 Oct 2020.

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