Earth  ID: 2894

Global Infrared Cloud Cover, September 2001 (WMS)

This animation is a mosaic of cloud cover data taken by several different satellites in the infrared band. One of the most prominent cloud features during this time was Hurricane Erin near the Atlantic coast of the United States.

Visualization Credits

Eric Sokolowsky (GST): Lead Animator
Alex Kekesi (GST): Animator
Dennis Chesters (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio

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Data Used:
GMS-4/VISSR
2001/09/01 - 2001/09/15
GOES-8/Imager
2001/09/01 - 2001/09/15
GOES-9/Imager
2001/09/01 - 2001/09/15
METEOSAT-6/VISSR
2001/09/01 - 2001/09/15
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WMS

Keywords:
DLESE >> Atmospheric science
SVS >> Cloud Cover
SVS >> HDTV
SVS >> Infrared
DLESE >> Natural hazards
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Atmosphere >> Clouds >> Cloud Amount/Frequency
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Spectral/Engineering >> Infrared Wavelengths >> Infrared Imagery
SVS >> Hurricane Erin
SVS >> GOES
SVS >> For Educators
SVS >> Cloud Cover >> Amount
NASA Science >> Earth

GCMD keywords can be found on the Internet with the following citation: Olsen, L.M., G. Major, K. Shein, J. Scialdone, S. Ritz, T. Stevens, M. Morahan, A. Aleman, R. Vogel, S. Leicester, H. Weir, M. Meaux, S. Grebas, C.Solomon, M. Holland, T. Northcutt, R. A. Restrepo, R. Bilodeau, 2013. NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Earth Science Keywords. Version 8.0.0.0.0