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FY-3A VASS/MWHS Orbit Rain Detection level 2 data product
Entry ID: FY-3A_MWHS_RDT_L2


Summary
Abstract: VASS/MWHS Orbit Rain Detection:

The orbit product of rain detection over ocean from VASS with raw resolution contains the following information: pixel?s rain detection result, observing time of scan line, pixel?s latitude and longitude, and pixel?s surface type.

Purpose: VASS/MWHS Orbit Rain Detection:

Microwave rain detection product can be used for raining area detection before the atmospheric sounding parameters retrieval.
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Description: FENGYUN Satellite Data Center
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: China Meteorological Administration(CMA) National Satellite and Meteorological Center(NSMC)
Dataset Title: VASS/MWHS Orbit Rain Detection
Dataset Release Date: 2008-05-29
Dataset Release Place: Beijing, China
Online Resource: http://satellite.cma.gov.cn/portalsite/default.aspx
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2008-05-29
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 15 km
Longitude Resolution: 15 km
Horizontal Resolution Range: 10 km - < 50 km or approximately .09 degree - < .5 degree
ISO Topic Category
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Data Center
FENGYUN Satellite Data Center, China Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://satellite.cma.gov.cn/portalsite/default.aspx

Data Center Personnel
Name: DATA CENTER CONTACT
Phone: 4006-121-701
Email: dataserver at nsmc.cma.gov.cn
Contact Address:
National Satellite Meteorological Center data services
No. 46
Zhongguancun, Haidian District
South Street
City: Beijing
Postal Code: 100081
Country: China
Distribution
Distribution Size: ~1.35 MB
Distribution Format: HDF
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2011-07-06
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-12-07


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