Coastal Zone Color Scanner (CZCS) Level 2 Products
Entry ID: NIMBUS.CZCS2

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Summary
Abstract: The purpose of the CZCS on Nimbus-7 was to obtain a
better understanding of the temporal and spatial
distribution of phytoplankton biomass and primary
production, and a better understanding of the processes
regulating the growth of phytoplankton and of the processes
influencing the ultimate fate of this organically fixed
carbon. Satellite observations of ocean color were
necessary to provide ... View entire text
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Description: See 'CZCS Level 2 Product CCT Format Specifications' in
the Nimbus Document Library
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 80.0   S: -10.0   E: 75.0   W: -60.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1978-11-02
Stop Date: 1986-06-22
Platform
NIMBUS-7 Ancillary Description
Originating Center
Data Center
Earthnet Online, European Space Agency Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://earth.esa.int

Data Center Personnel
Name: EARTH OBSERVATION HELP DESK
Phone: +39 06 94180777
Fax: +39 06 94180292
Email: eohelp at esa.int
Contact Address:
ESA/ESRIN
Via G. Galilei
City: Frascati
Postal Code: 00044
Country: Italy
Distribution
Distribution Media: 6250 bpi CCT

Distribution Media: Exabyte 8200
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +39 06 94180777
Fax: +39 06 94180292
Email: eohelp at esa.int
Contact Address:
ESA/ESRIN
Via G. Galilei
City: Frascati
Postal Code: 00044
Country: Italy
Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2006-05-05
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