Weather Satellites in Orbit (updated 2012)
- Visualizations by:
- Helen-Nicole Kostis
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This visualization showcases the five weather satellites that create NOAA's Climate Prediction Center (CPC) products. The five geosynchronous satellites are: GOES-13, GOES-15, Meteosat-7, Meteosat-9 and MTSAT-2.
This is updated version of entry: #3781: Weather Satellites in Orbit (completed in 2010)
Please give credit for this item to:
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio
- Helen-Nicole Kostis (USRA) [Lead]
- Greg Shirah (NASA/GSFC)
- Eric C. Brown De Colstoun (NASA/GSFC)
SeriesThis visualization can be found in the following series:
Datasets used in this visualization
Terra and Aqua BMNG (A.K.A. Blue Marble: Next Generation) (Collected with the MODIS sensor)
Credit: The Blue Marble data is courtesy of Reto Stockli (NASA/GSFC).
Dataset can be found at: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/Newsroom/BlueMarble/See more visualizations using this data set
CPC (Climate Prediction Center) Cloud Composite
Data Compilation | Climate Prediction Center (CPC)
Global cloud cover from multiple satellitesSee more visualizations using this data set
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