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GOES-East 4KM RICO-Domain HDF data [NCAR/EOL]


This dataset contains sectored GOES-East satellite imager data at 4km resolution for the Rain in Cumulus over the Ocean (RICO) 2004-2005 domain. The data cover the period from 24 November 2004 - 24 January 2005. The data are in HDF format.

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Spatial Type raster
Frequency daily
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2004-11-24 00:00:00
End datetime 2005-01-24 23:59:00

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 31.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 4.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -66.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -34.00

Primary point of contact information

Greg Stossmeister <>

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Stossmeister, G. 2008. GOES-East 4KM RICO-Domain HDF data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 21 Jan 2020.

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