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DC3: GOES-West Imager 13.3 Micron CH6 Data

Summary

This dataset contains GOES-15 Imager CH6 13.3 Micron Channel Satellite data (AREA format). The data are provided as TAR/GNU zip files. Each tar file contains all routine GOES sectors scanned for that date. These sectors are the original GOES sectors, including CONUS, Northern Hemisphere, Southern Hemisphere, Full Disk and Rapid Scan (as available). The suggested software for manipulating and displaying these data is McIDAS. The data covers the DC3 project study area from 16 May to 30 June 2012.

Data access

  • ORDER data for delivery by FTP

Additional information

Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2012-08-17)
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2012-05-16 00:00:00
End datetime 2012-06-30 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 55.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 15.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -122.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -82.00

Primary point of contact information

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2012. DC3: GOES-West Imager 13.3 Micron CH6 Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.26023/QENC-VN3T-6Q09. Accessed 27 Jan 2023.

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