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ISCCP DX/D1 Data for ASTEX Field Campaign

The Atlantic Stratocumulus Transition Experiment (ASTEX) took place from 1 June through 25 June 1992 off the northwest coast of Africa near the Azores, Madeira and Canary Island groups. The experiment area extended from 10N to 45N latitude and 40W to 10E longitude.

Selected variables from the ISCCP DX and D1 datasets are available here for display as GIF images, or for downloading to your local disk. If you are downloading data, you may also wish to see the browse data format description. The full documentation for the ISCCP DX and D1 data is in ISCCP Documentation of Cloud Data (PDF).


Select a variable:

If you have selected DX data, now select a satellite. METEOSAT-4 is the primary satellite for this region. For the special case study dates only (marked with '*' on the list of dates below) NOAA-11 and NOAA-12 data are also available.
METEOSAT-4 NOAA-11 NOAA-12

Select a date and time:

Now you may a GIF image,
Or select a format and

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