Details of product

Product characteristics

Product group: Climate Data Records
Product family: COMET ed. 1.0
Product name: CFC - Fractional cloud cover
Area: MSG full disk (includes Europe, Afrika, Atlantic Ocean)
Temporal resolution: Monthly
Statistics: Mean
Spatial resolution: Latitude/longitude grid (0.05x0.05 degree)
Data source: MVIRI/SEVIRI on METEOSAT
Temporal coverage: 1991-01-01 – 2015-12-01
Version(s) external link: V001
Documentation:
Citation / DOI: Stöckli, Reto; Duguay–Tetzlaff, Anke; Bojanowski, Jedrzej; Hollmann, Rainer; Fuchs, Petra; Werscheck, Martin (2017): CM SAF ClOud Fractional Cover dataset from METeosat First and Second Generation - Edition 1 (COMET Ed. 1), Satellite Application Facility on Climate Monitoring, DOI:10.5676/EUM_SAF_CM/CFC_METEOSAT/V001, https://doi.org/10.5676/EUM_SAF_CM/CFC_METEOSAT/V001.

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