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MTSAT Satellite Cloud Products Data

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Summary

This dataset contains NASA Langley Satellite Cloud products from the High Altitude Ice Crystals - High Ice Water Content (HAIC-HIWC) project that took place in Darwin, Australia. These data are derived from the MTSAT-2 satellite and are pixel-level cloud products. NASA-Langley cloud and radiation products are produced using the VISST (Visible Infrared Solar-infrared Split-Window Technique), SIST (Solar-infrared Infrared Split-Window Technique) and SINT (Solar-infrared Infrared Near-Infrared Technique). The data files are in netCDF format and are grouped into .tar files by day.

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Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2014-06-17)
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Spatial Type grid
Frequency hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2014-01-08 00:00:00
End datetime 2014-03-12 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 0.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -20.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: 110.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 160.00

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Langley Research Center (LaRC), NASA. 2014. MTSAT Satellite Cloud Products Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6CV4GGJ. Accessed 01 Dec 2021.

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