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DYCOMS-II Satellite: DMSP SSM/I Cloud Liquid Water Imagery (GIF)

Summary

The DMSP SSM/I Cloud Liquid Water Imagery (GIF) is one of several satellite products collected as part of the Dynamics and Chemistry of Marine Stratocumulus Phase-II: Entrainment Studies (DYCOMS-II) project field catalog operated by the National Center For Atmospheric Research/Earth Observing Laboratory (NCAR/EOL: http://catalog.eol.ucar.edu/dycoms). The images were produced by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Environmental Technology Laboratory (ETL) from the Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP) Special Sensor Microwave/Imager (SSM/I). Images are available once per day. The products cover the period from 1-30 July 2001 and cover the region from about 45 S to 45 N and 0 to 180 W. The products were acquired from the NOAA/ETL. All images are in GIF format.

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2001-07-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2001-07-30 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 45.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -45.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -180.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 0.00

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Environmental Technology Laboratory (ETL), NOAA. 2008. DYCOMS-II Satellite: DMSP SSM/I Cloud Liquid Water Imagery. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/68.035. Accessed 10 Jul 2020.

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