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T-PARC: MTSAT-1R Hourly Atmospheric Motion Vector Data


This data set contains cloud drift wind data derived from the MTSAT satellites over the T-PARC region. Winds were derived from the water vapor, infrared, shortwave infrared and visible channels. Quality control information is also included. These data were developed by CIMSS. This data set is password protected.

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Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2010-01-05)
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Frequency hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2008-08-01 00:57:00
End datetime 2008-10-02 23:13:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 65.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 0.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: 80.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 180.00

Primary point of contact information

Chris Velden <>

Additional contact information


Velden, C. 2010. T-PARC: MTSAT-1R Hourly Atmospheric Motion Vector Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 20 May 2024.

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