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VIRR Level 2 Global Daily Dust Storm Monitoring Product from FY-3B
The sand/dust monitoring product uses FY-3 VIRR data to identify sand/dust events globally according to the spectrum characteristics of VIRR infrared, mid-infrared and visible channels, and to calculate sand/dust intensity index (DSI). This product is produced once a day, and its resolution is 0.01o.e
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Collection Referenceurn:x-wmo:md:cn.gov.cma.nsmc::FY3B.P_VIRRX_L2_DST_MLT_GLL_POAD_1000M_MS.BAWX
Collection NameVIRR Level 2 Global Daily Dust Storm Monitoring Product from FY-3B
AcronymVIRRX
DescriptionThe sand/dust monitoring product uses FY-3 VIRR data to identify sand/dust events globally according to the spectrum characteristics of VIRR infrared, mid-infrared and visible channels, and to calculate sand/dust intensity index (DSI). This product is produced once a day, and its resolution is 0.01o.e
Product StatusDCPC
Topic CategoryAtmosphere
Time RangeBeginbefore
Endnow
DurationP0Y0M10D
Geographic Bounding BoxWest Bound Longitude-180
East Bound Longitude180
North Bound Latitude90
South Bound Latitude-90
KeywordsThemeFY3B,VIRR,L2,Dust storm,Dust Strength Index,Sand Monitor,Dust Monitor
PlaceGlobal,World
TemporalInfo648 Times Daily

Contact
Roleoriginator
Originating CentreNational Satellite Meteorological Center(CHINA)
Individual NameJingning Luo
Telephone86-10-58993282
Fax
Address46 Zhongguancun Nandajie
CityBeijing
Postal Code100081
CountryChina
E-Mailluojn@cma.gov.cn

File Description
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File DescriptionVIRR Level 2 Daily Sand/Dust Monitoring Product from FY-3B.
File Typetext/octet-stream
File FormatHDF
Version5.0

Metadata
File Identifierurn:x-wmo:md:cn.gov.cma.nsmc::FY3B.P_VIRRX_L2_DST_MLT_GLL_POAD_1000M_MS.BAWX
Languageeng
Charactersetutf8
Hierarchy Leveldataset
Hierarchy Level NameCenters>CHINA>DCPC_NSMC
Date Stamp2012-04-17T02:40:00Z
Metadata Standard NameISO 19115-2 Geographic information - Metadata - Part 2: Extensions for imagery and gridded data
Metadata Standard VersionISO 19115-2:2009-02-15