Details of product

Product characteristics

Product group:
Climate Data Records
Product family:
SARAH-E ed. 1.0
Product name:
SID - Surface incoming direct radiation
METEOSAT East (65S-65N, 8W-128E)
Temporal resolution:
Spatial resolution:
Latitude/longitude grid (0.05x0.05 degree)
Data source:
MVIRI on Meteosat First Generation
Temporal coverage:
1999-01-01 – 2015-12-01
Geographic coverage:
Latitude: -65.00° S to 65.00° N
Longitude: -8.00° W to 128.00° E
Citation / DOI:
Huld, Thomas; Müller, Richard; Gracia-Amillo, Ana; Pfeifroth, Uwe; Trentmann, Jörg (2016): Surface Solar Radiation Data Set - Heliosat, Meteosat-East (SARAH-E) - Edition 1, Satellite Application Facility on Climate Monitoring, DOI:10.5676/DWD/JECD/SARAH_E/V001,

Product adaptations

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