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MTSAT-2 Satellite Data (AREA format)


This dataset contains MTSAT-2 satellite data obtained during the Deep Propagating Gravity Wave Experiment over New Zealand (DEEPWAVE) from 9 June 2014 to 24 July 2014. These data are from the National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS) Abstract Data Distribution Environment (ADDE) server. These data are in three-hourly tar files that contain data files in the AREA file format. Each tar file typically contains 2 to 8 AREA files, depending upon data collection.

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Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2014-06-09 00:00:00
End datetime 2014-07-24 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: -20.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -60.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: 130.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -150.00

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Satellite and Information Service (NESDIS), NOAA. 2015. MTSAT-2 Satellite Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 14 Jun 2021.

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