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Coastal Ocean Observation Lab Satellite KMZ files

May 19th, 2010 No comments

Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences Satellite Dishes

The RU COOL has continuously operated an L-Band satellite tracking antenna and data acquisition system since 1992, and a larger diameter X-Band antenna and system since 2003. Both systems provide real-time access to the full resolution direct-broadcast imagery from an international constellation of polar-orbiting satellites.

The geographic area within range of our reception capabilities extends from the Gulf of Maine to the Yucatan Peninsula, and encompasses the entirety of the Gulf of Mexico.

Google Earth KMZ files for AVHRR SST: