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Data Set ID:
NmAVCS3G

Nimbus Advanced Vidicon Camera System Remapped Visible Imagery Daily L3, GeoTIFF, Version 1

This data set (NmAVCS3G) consists of daily image composites constructed from Nimbus 1 (1964) and Nimbus 2 (1966) Advanced Vidicon Camera System (AVCS) imagery for the region between 60 N and 60 S. Data are provided as GeoTIFFs.

Geographic Coverage

Data Set Tabs

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 60, S: -60, E: 180, W: -180

Spatial Resolution:
  • 5 km x 5 km
  • 10 km x 10 km
Temporal Coverage
  • 31 August 1964 to 22 September 1964
  • 15 May 1966 to 20 August 1966
  • 22 August 1966 to 2 September 1966
Temporal Resolution:
1 day
Parameter(s):
  • Visible Wavelengths > Visible Imagery
Platform(s):
NIMBUS-1, NIMBUS-2
Sensor(s): CAMERAS
Data Format(s):
  • GeoTIFF
Version:
V1
Data Contributor(s): David Gallaher, G. Garrett Campbell

Data Citation

As a condition of using these data, you must cite the use of this data set using the following citation. For more information, see our Use and Copyright Web page.

Gallaher, D. and G. Campbell. 2013. Nimbus Advanced Vidicon Camera System Remapped Visible Imagery Daily L3, GeoTIFF, Version 1. [indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/NIMBUS/NmAVCS3G. [Date Accessed].

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