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BOREAS RSS-14 GOES-8 Level-1a Visible, Infrared and Water Vapor Images
Entry ID: BOREAS_GOES81A_446_1


Summary
Abstract: The level-1a GOES-8 images cover 14-Jul-1995 to 21-Sep-1995 and 12-Feb-1996 to 03-Oct-1996. The data start out as three bands with 8-bit pixel values and end up as five bands with 10-bit pixel values. The differences between the level-1 and level-1a GOES-8 data are the formatting and packaging of the data. The images missing from the temporal series of level-1 GOES-8 images were zero-filled to create files consistent in size and format.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 58.98   S: 50.09   E: -93.5   W: -111.0

Data Set Citation
Version: 1
Other Citation Details: Newcomer, J.A., and E.A. Smith. 1999. BOREAS RSS-14 GOES-8 Level-1a Visible, Infrared and Water Vapor Images. ORNL DAAC, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA. http://dx.doi.org/10.3334/ORNLDAAC/446
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1995-07-14
Stop Date: 1996-10-03
Platform
start here with 1 in span in link Ancillary Description
Instrument
GOES-8 Imager
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-15




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