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Cloud Amount Statistics (CMATRIX) from the NIMBUS-7 Temperature Humidity Infrared Radiometer (THIR)
Entry ID: CMATRIX


Summary
Abstract: The CMATRIX cloud data contain daytime and nighttime cloud amounts in percent
cloud cover, cloud amount in low, middle, and high altitude categories, cirrus
and deep convective cloud amount, and radiances of cloud and clear scenes. Both
daily and monthly means are included. The CMATRIX data, available on the 500 km
x 500 km Earth Radiation Budget (ERB) target area grid, also includes the
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1979-04-01
Stop Date: 1985-03-31
Platform
Nimbus-7 Ancillary Description
Distribution
Distribution Media: On-line
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 301-614-5224
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: gsfc-help-disc at lists.nasa.gov
Contact Address:
Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center
Code 610.2
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1970-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-10-17


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