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FY-3A Solar Irradiance Measurement level 1 data set
Entry ID: FY-3A_SIM_L1

Abstract: FY-3A Solar Irradiance Measurement level 1 data set:

The Solar Irradiance Measurement(SIM) onboard FY-3A satellite will observe the solar irradiance at the total?0.2-50mm? band when the sun scans the SIM fovs near north pole of the earth ,the origin data set transmitted to ground system will be corrected and geolocated ,and transferred to the solar irradiance at average sun-earth distance.

Purpose: FY-3A Solar Irradiance Measurement level 1 data set:

FY-3A SIM level1 data set will be applied to estimate the income radiance of the earth and the atmosphere, and to analyze the longterm variation of the sun.
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Description: FENGYUN Satellite Data Center
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: China Meteorological Administration(CMA) National Satellite and Meteorological Center(NSMC)
Dataset Title: FY-3A Solar Irradiance Measurement level 1 data set
Dataset Release Date: 2008-05-29
Dataset Release Place: Beijing, China
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2008-05-29
ISO Topic Category
Data Set Progress
Data Center
FENGYUN Satellite Data Center, China Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 4006-121-701
Email: dataserver at
Contact Address:
National Satellite Meteorological Center data services
No. 46
Zhongguancun, Haidian District
South Street
City: Beijing
Postal Code: 100081
Country: China
Distribution Size: ~40.90 KB
Distribution Format: HDF
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2011-08-25
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-12-07

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