Information

Key Description
Platform/Sensor Morning (1030): S-NPP / VIIRS
Measurement/Products True color (ToA RGB)
DOI n/a
Short Name VIIRS_L3
Sample Filename n/a
Dataset Type n/a
Processing Level n/a
Spatial Coverage CW Regions (hi-res), global
Temporal Coverage Near real-time + 3 days
Resolution n/a
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, VIIRS , ocean color, chlorophyll, reflectance, k490, kpar, CoastWatch
Formats n/a

Data Access

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Data Citation

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