SSECAVHRR Google Earth Imagery


All AVHRR data displayed here are acquired via the Comprehensive Large Array-data Stewardship System (CLASS) (

Funding for this project is from NOAA/NESDIS/STAR (

This effort is also funded by the NOAA/NESDIS Integrated Program Office (IPO) with the goal of developing mechanisms for expanding the usage of NPOESS/VIIRS imagery by the general public

Satellite data has been calibrated and converted into radiances and temperatures by Andrew Heidinger with The Clouds from AVHRR Extended (CLAVR-x) and the AVHRR Pathfinder Atmospheres - Extended (PATMOS-x) projects ( funded by NOAA/NESDIS.

Website design and implementation is by Bill Bellon (SSEC).

Google Earth codes and RGB imagery was created by Amato Evan (CIMSS) (