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Fog frequencies in Europe (monthly means) <small>by Egli, S. (2018)</small>

Resource Description

Title: Fog frequencies in Europe (monthly means)
Short Name: Fog (Europe)
FOR816dw ID: 311
Publication Date: 2018-04-17
Last Update Date: 2018-04-17
License and Usage Rights: LCRS
Temporal Coverage:
Begin: 2006-01-01
End: 2015-12-31
Geographic Coverage:
Geographic Description: Europe
Bounding Coordinates:
- lon/lat [degrees]
- WGS 84
North: 65.0° Max: 4810.0 ( meter )
West: -17.0° East: 38.0° Elevation
South: 35.0° Min: 0.0 ( meter )
Dataset Owner(s):
Individual: Sebastian Egli
This dataset contains monthly average fog frequencies for Europe. <br/> Time period covered: 2006-01-01 to 2015-12-31<br/> The masks are based on Meteosat Second Generation data that were processed based on the algorithm described in Egli, S., Thies, B. & Bendix, J. (2018). A Hybrid Approach for Fog Retrieval Based on a Combination of Satellite and Ground Truth Data. Remote Sensing. 2018.
| Fog detection | fog | retrieval of fog | satellite climatology of fog | fog remote sensing |
Associated entities to this dataset:
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Entity name: fog_product_monthly_means
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Entity name: Fog frequency as NetCDF
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Metadata Provider:
Individual: Maik Dobbermann
Contact Person:
Individual: Sebastian Egli
Online Distribution:
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Data Publisher:
Organization: LCRS - Laboratory for Climatology and Remote Sensing

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