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Product characteristics

Product group:
Interim Climate Data Records
Product family:
ICDR SEVIRI Clouds, based on CLAAS-2 methods
Product name:
CFC - Fractional cloud cover
METEOSAT full disk (includes Europe, Afrika, Atlantic Ocean)
Temporal resolution:
Mean diurnal-cycle
Spatial resolution:
Latitude/longitude grid (0.25x0.25 degree)
Data source:
Temporal coverage:
2018-01-01 – 2022-08-01
Geographic coverage:
Latitude: -81.30° S to 81.30° N
Longitude: -81.25° W to 81.25° E
  • 400 (2018-01-01 – 2018-01-01)
  • 410 (2018-02-01 – 2022-08-01)
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,

Product adaptations

The product described above is appropriate for your purposes but you are interested in a different projection, spatial resolution and/or domain? Then check out our new feature: reprojection and interpolation to global latitude/longitude grid and optional cut out of a user-specific sub-domain.

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