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Key Description
Platform/Sensor S-NPP VIIRS
Measurement/Products Measurement Oceans > Sea Surface Temperature > Sub-skin SST
DOI n/a
Short Name VIIRS_L3
Sample Filename 2016_300_0530_npp_er.hdf [YYYY_JJJ_HHMM_PPP_RR.[png, tif, hdf]
Dataset Type n/a
Processing Level L3
Spatial Coverage CW Regions
Temporal Coverage Near real-time + 3 days
Resolution 750m @ Nadir; ~1.7km at swath edge
Projection Mercator / WGS84
Latency Near real-time
Swath Width ~3060km
Sample Frequency n/a
Temporal Repeat Orbital 16 days
Orbital Period 101 Minutes
Orbit Sun-synchronous, altitude 824km, inclination 98.74
Data Provider Creator: NOAA STAR
Release Place: College Park, MD, USA
Keywords NOAA, AVHRR, ACSPO, sea surface temperature, SST, CoastWatch
Formats PNG, TIFF, HDF

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