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Product group: Interim Climate Data Records
Product family: ICDR SEVIRI Clouds, based on CLAAS-2 methods
Product name: CFC - Fractional cloud cover
Area: MSG full disk (includes Europe, Afrika, Atlantic Ocean)
Temporal resolution: Daily
Statistics: Mean
Spatial resolution: Latitude/longitude grid (0.05x0.05 degree)
Data source: SEVIRI on MSG
Temporal coverage: 2018-01-01 – 2021-02-22
Geographic coverage: Latitude: -81.30° S to 81.30° N
Longitude: -81.25° W to 81.25° E
Version(s) external link:
  • 400 (2018-01-01 – 2018-02-19)
  • 410 (2018-02-20 – 2021-02-22)
Citation: Finkensieper, Stephan; Stengel, Martin; Selbach, Nathalie; Hollmann, Rainer; Werscheck, Martin; Meirink, Jan Fokke (2018): ICDR SEVIRI Clouds - based on CLAAS-2 methods, Satellite Application Facility on Climate Monitoring,

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