VIIRS

AcronymDefinition
VIIRSVisible Infrared Imager Radiometer Suite
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Vice president of Space Systems, Bill Hart, said : 'The meteorology community has expressed overwhelmingly positive feedback for the data VIIRS provides.
Bill Hart, vice president of space systems at Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems, said, The meteorology community has expressed overwhelmingly positive feedback for the data VIIRS provides.
It is expected that the latest JPSS-1 VIIRS instrument will be supplied in 2014.
VIIRS collects imagery in 22 spectral bands, allowing scientists to understand global weather and climate patterns in greater detail than ever before.
The Chinese vessels have bright lights that can be detected by VIIRS.
The US think tank used the VIIRS technology, in addition to the Synthetic Radar, in monitoring fishing activity in the area.
Working to protect and restore the world's oceans, Oceana in the Philippines aids the government is analyzing data from VIIRS to detect-by satellites-supposedly dark environment, such as large bodies of water, artificial light sources or super lights.
The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources in Bicol (BFAR-5) has embraced satellite technology, particulary the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) which helps monitor illegal fishing in coastal waters around Bicol region.
The most recent is the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) sensor, a key program of the Joint Polar Satellite System, and we continue to develop.
DAMAC: Departamento de Almacenamiento, Manejo y Control de Datos, VIIRS: Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite, OCM2: Ocean Color Monitor of Oceansat-2, AVHRR: Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer, BGQ: Biogeochemical.
2014) and more recently the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) with its Day-Night Band camera onboard the Suomi National Polar-Orbiting Partnership (Suomi NPP) satellite (e.g., Baugh et al.