GINA

Quick Guides and Briefs

TitleQuick GuideQuick BriefContributors
VIIRS Active Fires Detection Algorithm RGB Quick Guide RGB Quick BriefCarl Dierking, Jen Delamere and Jay Cable;
University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska

Jorel Torres;
Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere (CIRA) / Colorado State University (CSU)
VIIRS Day Land Cloud Fire RGB RGB Quick Guide​ RGB Quick BriefCarl Dierking and Eric Stevens;
University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)

Jorel Torres and Curtis Seaman;
Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere (CIRA) / Colorado State University (CSU)
VIIRS Fire Temperature RGB RGB Quick Guide RGB Quick BriefCarl Dierking and Eric Stevens;
University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)

Jorel Torres and Curtis Seaman,
Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere (CIRA) / Colorado State University (CSU)
True Color RGB RGB Quick GuideEUMeTrain
VIIRS Day Land Cloud RGB RGB Quick Guide​Carl Dierking and Eric Stevens;

University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)
VIIRS Snowmelt RGB RGB Quick GuideCarl Dierking and Jen Delamere;
University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)

Jorel Torres, Dan Bikos, and Curtis Seaman;
Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere (CIRA) / Colorado State University (CSU)
VIIRS 3.74µm Shortwave IR Band For Fire Detection Single Band Product Quick Guide Carl Dierking and Jen Delamere;
University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)

Jorel Torres and Curtis Seaman;
Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere (CIRA) / Colorado State University (CSU)
VIIRS Day/Night Band (DNB) Single Band Product Quick GuideCarl Dierking and Eric Stevens;

University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)
VIIRS Fog & Fire Band​ Single Band Product Quick GuideCarl Dierking and Eric Stevens;

University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)
Blended TPW​ Single Band Product Quick BriefJorel Torres, Erin Sanders and Bernie Connell;

Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere (CIRA) / Colorado State University (CSU)
VIIRS Near-Constant Contrast (NCC), Enhanced Day Night Band (DNB) Visible Imagery Single Band Product Quick Brief​Jorel Torres, Erin Sanders and Bernie Connell;

Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere (CIRA) / Colorado State University (CSU)
GCOM AMSR-2 Winds, Enhanced Day Night Band (DNB) Visible Imagery Single Band Product Quick BriefScott Lindstrom;

University of Wisconsin-Madison
Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies (CIMSS)
MIRS Snow Water Equivalent MIRS Quick Guide MIRS Quick BriefScott Lindstrom;
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies (CIMSS)

Carl Dierking;
University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)
MIRS Sea Ice Concentration MIRS Quick Guide MIRS Quick Brief Carl Dierking;
University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)
MIRS Rain Rate MIRS Quick Guide MIRS Quick BriefUniversity of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)
MIRS Cloud Liquid Water MIRS Quick GuideScott Lindstrom; University of Wisconsin-Madison
Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies (CIMSS)
MIRS Total Precipitation Water MIRS Quick GuideUniversity of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)
NUCAPS Soundings NUCAPS Quick BriefScott Lindstrom; University of Wisconsin-Madison
Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies (CIMSS)
NUCAPS Gridded NUCAPS Quick GuideRebekah Esmaili; Science & Technology Corp.
NUCAPS EDR Quality Flags NUCAPS Quick GuideRebekah Esmaili; Science & Technology Corp.
Satellite Cloud Vertical Cross-section (CVC) Satellite Cloud Vertical Cross-section Quick GuideYoo-Jeong Noh, Jorel Torres and Steve Miller;
Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere (CIRA) / Colorado State University (CSU)
Title Quick GuideContributors
The 0.64 μm "Visible" Band Quick Guide .The 0.64 um "Visible" BandCarl Dierking and Eric Stevens;
University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)
Satellites and Their Instruments Quick GuideSatellites and Their InstrumentsCarl Dierking and Eric Stevens;
University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)
The "Nighttime Visible" Band Quick GuideThe "Nighttime Visible" BandCarl Dierking and Eric Stevens;
University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)
The 1.61 μm Near-IR "Snow/Ice" Band Quick GuideThe 1.61 um Near-IR "Snow/Ice" BandCarl Dierking and Eric Stevens;
University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)
The 0.86 μm Near-IR “Veggie” Band Quick GuideThe 0.86 μm Near-IR “Veggie” BandCarl Dierking and Eric Stevens;
University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)
The 11 μm “Longwave IR” Band Quick GuideThe 11 μm “Longwave IR” BandCarl Dierking and Eric Stevens;
University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)
The 3.74 μm “Fog and Fire” Band Quick GuideThe 3.74 μm “Fog and Fire” BandCarl Dierking and Eric Stevens;
University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)
Pixel Growth Quick GuidePixel Growth and Other GotchasCarl Dierking and Eric Stevens;
University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)
Polar Products for Alaska Quick GuidePolar Products for AlaskaCarl Dierking and Eric Stevens;
University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)
Anatomy of an RGB Quick GuideAnatomy of an RGBCarl Dierking and Eric Stevens;
University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)
The 0.49 μm "Blue Visible" Band Quick GuideThe 0.49 μm "Blue Visible" BandCarl Dierking and Eric Stevens;
University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)
The 0.56 μm "Green Visible" Band Quick GuideThe 0.56 μm "Green Visible" BandCarl Dierking and Eric Stevens;
University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Geographic Information Network of Alaska (GINA)