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Nimbus-7 SMMR Antenna Temperatures, Version 1
Entry ID: NSIDC-0037_1

Abstract: The SMMR Antenna Temperatures (Nimbus-7) data set consists of antenna temperatures from passive microwave radiometers aboard NOAA's Nimbus-7 satellite. The instrument is the Scanning Multichannel Microwave Radiometer (SMMR). Each file consists of one days worth of data in swath format, i.e. the portion of the Earth's surface viewed by the scanning radiometer. Antenna temperature data are available ... View entire text

Purpose: Scientific Research
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 84.0   S: -84.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: Nimbus-7 SMMR Antenna Temperatures, Version 1
Dataset Publisher: NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center
Version: 1
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1978-10-25
Stop Date: 1987-08-20
Nimbus-7 Ancillary Description
Data Set Progress
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City: Boulder
Province or State: Colorado
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-06-11
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-16