The Target Matchup Data Base, SST Matchup Data Base, and the Monthly Archive Tape from the NOAA TIROS/N Satellite Series
Entry ID: OSDPD0039_54_65

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Summary
Abstract: The Target Matchup Data Base (TARMCH) file is a reservoir for AVHRR and HIRS/2
target data collocated with SST observation and buoy observation data. The
target and SST observation data for selected geographic locations are written
from a temporary file by an operational copy program once a day. The temporary
file is created by the SST reduction program (MUT) on an orbit by ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1979-01-01
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 5 degree
Longitude Resolution: 5 degree
Horizontal Resolution Range: 500 km - < 1000 km or approximately 5 degrees - < 10 degrees
ISO Topic Category
Originating Center
Data Center
Office of Satellite Data Processing and Distribution, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.osdpd.noaa.gov/
Dataset ID: NSS.PSATAVST.SST.MCHUP
Dataset ID: NSS.PSATAVST.SST.TARMCH
Dataset ID: SSTMCH

Data Center Personnel
Name: JOHN F. SAPPER
Phone: (301) 763-8142 x 103
Email: John.Sapper at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
World Weather Building, Room 510, 5200 Auth Road
City: Camp Springs
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20746
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-08-10
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