RSS SSM/I Ocean Product Grids Daily from DMSP F8 netCDF
Entry ID: rssmif08d

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Abstract: This dataset is part of the collection of Special Sensor Microwave/Imager (SSM/I) and Special Sensor Microwave Imager Sounder (SSMIS) data products produced as part of NASA's MEaSUREs Program. Remote Sensing Systems generates SSM/I and SSMIS binary data products using a unified, physically based algorithm to simultaneously retrieve ocean wind speed (at 10 meters), water vapor, cloud water, and ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: RSS SSM/I Ocean Product Grids Daily from DMSP F8 netCDF
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1987-07-09
Stop Date: 1991-12-31
Access Constraints none
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Data Center
Global Hydrology Resource Center, Marshall Space Flight Center, NASA Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:
Dataset ID: rssmif08d

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 256-961-7932
Fax: 256-961-7859
Email: ghrcdaac at
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 Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 2 Mb
Distribution Format: NETCDF
Fees: none
Phone: 1-707-545-2904
Fax: 1-707-545-2906
Email: wentz at
Contact Address:
Remote Sensing Systems
438 First Street
Suite 200
City: Santa Rosa
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 95401
Country: USA
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Wentz,F.J., K. Hilburn and D.K. Smith. 2012. RSS SSM/I Ocean Product Grids Daily from DMSP F8 netCDF [indicate subset used]. Data set available online [] from the NASA EOSDIS Global Hydrology Resource Center Distributed Active Archive Center Huntsville, Alabama, U.S.A.
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2015-04-07
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