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3-hourly Visible Imagery over Continental South America (archive)


This data set contains 3-hourly visible imagery over Continental South America. The dataset contains data for the period Aug 01, 2001 to September 6, 2013. This data is archived on HPSS at /EOL/1995/pacs/satellite/GOES/sa_e in monthly tar files of GIF images. This dataset is large (about 200 MB per month). If you cannot access HPSS and want to order this data, please send an email to codiac AT

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Spatial Type raster
Frequency 3 hourly
Language English
GCMD Science Keywords Expand keywords

Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2001-08-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2013-09-06 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 0.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -40.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -80.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -35.00

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