System-corrected Landsat Multi Spectral Scanner (MSS) data
Entry ID: DFD-LANDSAT_MSS

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Summary
Abstract: General information about Landsat-MSS:

MSS is scanning the Earth`s surface from an near polar, sun synchronous orbit
with an inclination of 98.2 deg. The time for one revolution is 103 min (LS
1-3) or 99 min (LS 4-5) at a speed of 7.5km/sec. Starting at longitude 64.9
W
MSS scans the Earth by 233 overlapping pathes of each 185 km width. In order
to have a ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1972-07-25
Stop Date: 1988-07-15
Originating Center
Data Center
German Remote Sensing Data Center, Deutsches Fernerkundungsdatenzentrum (DFD),German Aerospace Center, Germany Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.dlr.de/caf/desktopdefault.aspx/tabid-5278/8856_read-15911/
Dataset ID: LANDSAT_MSS

Data Center Personnel
Name: INGRID KATERLE
Phone: +49-8153-282802
Fax: +49-8153-281343
Email: helpdesk at dfd.dlr.de
Contact Address:
DLR/DFD
Muencher Strasse 20
City: Wessling
Postal Code: D-82230
Country: Germany
Distribution
Distribution Media: on-line, 'http://isis.dlr.de/'
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +49-8153-282742
Fax: +49-8153-281445
Email: innerk at dfd.dlr.de
Contact Address:
DLR/DFD Oberpfaffenhofen
Muenchner Str. 20
City: Wessling
Postal Code: D-82234
Country: Germany
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Publications/References
ESA/Earthnet Programme Format Specifications for Landsat MSS System
Corrected CCTs. Produced at Fucino (Italy), October 1979.
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-04-20
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