Earth Radiation Budget Master Archival Tape (MAT) from NIMBUS-7 ERB
Entry ID: RB2_EN7-3

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Abstract: Earth Radiation Budget (ERB) instrument consists of three separate elements with a total of 22 sensors: a ten channel solar telescope, 4 fixed wide field of view (WFOV) sensors that view the entire visible disk of the Earth, and an 8 channel (4 telescopes, 2 spectral windows, 0.2 - 4.8 microns and 4.5 - 50 microns) narrow field of view (NFOV) scanner.

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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: JACOBOWITZ, H
Dataset Title: Earth Radiation Budget Master Archival Tape (MAT) from NIMBUS-7 ERB
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1978-11-16
Nimbus-7 Ancillary Description
Data Set Progress
Originating Center
Data Center
Atmospheric Science Data Center, Science Directorate, Langley Research Center, NASA Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:
Dataset ID: 78-098A-07A

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 757-864-8656
Email: support-asdc at
Contact Address:
NASA Langley Atmospheric Science Data Center
User and Data Services
NASA Langley Research Center
Mail Stop 157D
City: Hampton
Province or State: VA
Postal Code: 23681-2199
Country: USA
Phone: 301-763-8053 x113
Fax: 301-763-8108
Email: Herbert.Jacobowitz at
Contact Address:
5200 Auth Rd.
City: Camp Springs
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20746-4304
Country: USA
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Groveman,B, 1984. 'User's Guide for ERB 7 MAT,' NASA Contractor
Report/CR 170514, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, Maryland.
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2015-08-06
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