Infrared Global Geostationary Composite
Entry ID: globalir

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Summary
Abstract: The Infrared Global Geostationary Composite data set contains global
composite images from the infrared channels of four weather satellites
in geosynchronous orbit. Light areas in the image correspond to
relatively cold regions (typically clouds), and dark areas correspond
to relatively warm regions. Data are available for daily granules at
half-hourly intervals.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 70.0   S: -70.0   E: 69.0   W: 71.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: National Center for Environmental Prediction/Aviation Weather Center (NCEP/AWS)
Dataset Title: Infrared Global Geostationary Composite
Online Resource: http://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/uso/ds_catalog/globalir.html
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1995-06-04
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Originating Center
Data Center
Global Hydrology Resource Center, Marshall Space Flight Center, NASA Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/
Dataset ID: globalir

Data Center Personnel
Name: GHRC USER SERVICES OFFICE
Phone: 256-961-7932
Fax: 256-961-7859
Email: ghrcdaac at itsc.uah.edu
Contact Address:
GHRC User Services Office
Global Hydrology Resource Center (GHRC)
320 Sparkman Drive
City: Huntsville
Province or State: AL
Postal Code: 35805
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Format: native, tar, compressed
Fees: none
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: 256-961-7932
Fax: 256-961-7859
Email: ghrcdaac at itsc.uah.edu
Contact Address:
GHRC User Services Office
Global Hydrology Resource Center (GHRC)
320 Sparkman Drive
City: Huntsville
Province or State: AL
Postal Code: 35805
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2010-11-09
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