Data Sets

The following table lists the Nimbus Data Rescue Project data sets that are available from NSIDC.
Title Spatial Coverage Temporal Coverage Parameter(s)
Nimbus Advanced Vidicon Camera System Visible Imagery L1, HDF5, Version 1 N: 90, S: -90, E: 180, W: -180 1966-05-15 to 1966-08-30
1964-08-28 to 1964-09-22

Visible Imagery

Nimbus Advanced Vidicon Camera System Remapped Visible Imagery Daily L3, GeoTIFF, Version 1 N: 60, S: -60, E: 180, W: -180 1964-08-31 to 1964-09-22
1966-05-15 to 1966-08-20
1966-08-22 to 1966-09-02

Visible Imagery

Nimbus Advanced Vidicon Camera System Remapped Visible Imagery Daily L3, HDF5, Version 1 N: 90, S: -90, E: 180, W: -180 1966-08-22 to 1966-09-02
1966-05-15 to 1966-08-20
1964-08-31 to 1964-09-22

Visible Imagery

Nimbus High Resolution Infrared Radiometer Digital Swath Data L1, HDF5, Version 1 N: 90, S: -90, E: 180, W: -180 1964-08-29 to 1964-09-22
1966-05-16 to 1966-11-15
1969-04-23 to 1969-11-30

Brightness Temperature

Nimbus High Resolution Infrared Radiometer Remapped Digital Data Daily L3, GeoTIFF, Version 1 N: 60, S: -60, E: 180, W: -180 1964-08-29 to 1964-09-21
1966-05-16 to 1966-11-14
1969-04-17 to 1969-11-30

Brightness Temperature

Nimbus High Resolution Infrared Radiometer Remapped Digital Data Daily L3, HDF5, Version 1 N: 90, S: -90, E: 180, W: -180 1964-08-29 to 1964-09-21
1966-05-16 to 1966-11-14
1969-04-17 to 1969-11-30

Brightness Temperature

Nimbus Ice Edge Points from Nimbus Visible Imagery L2, CSV, Version 1 N: 90, S: 50, E: 180, W: -180
N: -50, S: -90, E: 180, W: -180
1964-08-28 to 1964-09-22
1966-05-15 to 1966-09-02
1969-04-24 to 1970-01-16

Ice Edges

Nimbus Image Dissector Camera System Visible Imagery L1, HDF5, Version 1 N: 90, S: -90, E: 180, W: -180 1969-04-23 to 1970-01-21
1970-04-30 to 1971-04-08

Visible Imagery

Nimbus Image Dissector Camera System Remapped Visible Imagery Daily L3, GeoTIFF, Version 1 N: 60, S: -60, E: 180, W: -180 1969-04-23 to 1971-04-04

Visible Imagery

Nimbus Image Dissector Camera System Remapped Visible Imagery Daily L3, HDF5, Version 1 N: 90, S: -90, E: 180, W: -180 1969-04-23 to 1971-04-04

Visible Imagery

Nimbus Temperature-Humidity Infrared Radiometer 11.5 µm Swath L1, HDF5, Version 1 N: 90, S: -90, E: 180, W: -180 1970-04-13 to 1971-04-01

Brightness Temperature

Infrared Imagery

Nimbus Temperature-Humidity Infrared Radiometer 11.5 µm Remapped Digital Data Daily L3, GeoTIFF, Version 1 N: 60, S: -60, E: 180, W: -180 1970-04-13 to 1971-04-01

Brightness Temperature

Infrared Imagery

Nimbus Temperature-Humidity Infrared Radiometer 11.5 µm Remapped Digital Data Daily L3, HDF5, Version 1 N: 90, S: -90, E: 180, W: -180 1970-04-13 to 1971-04-01

Brightness Temperature

Infrared Imagery

Nimbus Temperature-Humidity Infrared Radiometer 6.7 µm Water Vapor Swath L1, HDF5, Version 1 N: 90, S: -90, E: 180, W: -180 1970-05-10 to 1971-03-25

Infrared Imagery

Water Vapor

Nimbus Temperature-Humidity Infrared Radiometer 6.7 µm Water Vapor Remapped Digital Data Daily L3, GeoTIFF, Version 1 N: 60, S: -60, E: 180, W: -180 1970-05-10 to 1971-03-25

Infrared Imagery

Water Vapor

Nimbus Temperature-Humidity Infrared Radiometer 6.7 µm Water Vapor Remapped Digital Data Daily L3, HDF5, Version 1 N: 90, S: -90, E: 180, W: -180 1970-05-10 to 1971-03-25

Infrared Imagery

Water Vapor