meteorological satellite

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Noun1.meteorological satellite - a satellite that transmits frequent picture of the earth belowmeteorological satellite - a satellite that transmits frequent picture of the earth below
artificial satellite, orbiter, satellite - man-made equipment that orbits around the earth or the moon
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BEIJING -- China will offer customized data services to more countries including Pakistan for disaster prevention through its Fengyun meteorological satellites along the Belt and Road, said a senior official of the China Meteorological Administration's National Satellite Meteorological Center.
(1) National Meteorological Satellite Center, Korea Meteorological Administration, Jincheon-gun 27803, Republic of Korea
For earthquake research, Geostationary Meteorological Satellite data is more suitable than Polar Orbit Satellite in contrast of consistency.
They included a recommendation on radiocommunication systems and radio-based applications operating in the Earth Exploration Satellite, and meteorological aids and meteorological satellite services, which provide most of the data for the Global Observing System and Global Climate Observing System.
Wald (1986) "A method for the determination of global solar radiation from meteorological satellite data", Solar Energy 37, pp 31-39.
The 2008 hurricane season was milder due to the increased presence of dust clouds over the Atlantic Ocean, according to Amato Evan, a researcher for the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies.
In addition, the unit serves as an alternate command and control organization for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Defense Meteorological Satellite Program.
Some of them are known for having developed technologies that enabled a group of local enterprises to embark on a project to build and launch a meteorological satellite. The blastoff is slated for next spring.
Arnold was the program executive officer for Air Force space, responsible for the following: Air Force Satellite Control Network; space lift ranges; launch programs; the Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle Program; the Space-Based Infrared System Program; military satellite communication programs; Navstar Global Positioning System programs; intercontinental ballistic missile programs; Defense Meteorological Satellite Program; as well as other emerging transformational space programs, such as space-based radar.
Increasingly in recent years, meteorological satellite data has been used to model the spatial and seasonal dynamics of infectious disease transmission and develop affordable early warning systems for malaria (Thomson et al.
Second, we forecast the storm using weather data from the Defense Meteorological Satellite Program, and guessed that they might try to use it to their advantage.
Similar in design to the Defense Meteorological Satellite Program's (DMSP) special sensor microwave imager (SSM/I), the TMI has an additional pair of channels at 10.7 GHz and approximately two and one-half times better spatial resolution due to the TRMM's lower orbit altitude of about 350-400 km versus SSM/I's altitude of about 800 km.

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