NOAA GOES-R Series Space Environment In-Situ Suite (SEISS) Instrument Calibration Data

SEIS-INST-CAL-ENG

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The Space Environment In-Situ Suite (SEISS) Instrument Engineering Telemetry Data file contains data used to monitor and evaluate the health and performance of the sensor suite. This data is transmitted to the ground in raw digital counts, and subsequently converted into physical units by the ground system. All the data pertains to the temperature of components in the sensor suite. Primarily, this includes temperatures for the telescopes and other sensing components.
The SEISS Calibration Data file contains data used to support the generation of EHIS, MPS-LO, MPS-HI, and SGPS Level 1b products, and monitor and evaluate the health and performance of the sensor suite. This file contains derived level 1b calibration parameters including raw sensor count rates, valid raw sensor count data percentages, and dead-time and contamination correction factors needed for the production of all the SEISS products.
  • Cite as: GOES-R Algorithm Working Group and GOES-R Series Program, (2015): NOAA GOES-R Series Space Environment In-Situ Suite (SEISS) Instrument Calibration Data. [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. SEISS-INST-CAL-ENG. Accessed [date].
  • SEIS-INST-CAL-ENG
  • gov.noaa.ncdc:C01531
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DistributorNOAA National Centers for Environmental Information
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Time Period2015-01-01 to Present (time interval: 1-hour)
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 81.328
S: -81.32
E: 6.2995
W: 141.70
Spatial Coverage Map
General Documentation
Processing Documents
  • GOES-R ABI Calibration Working Group
Associated Resources
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2015-01-01
Data Presentation Form Digital table - digital representation of facts or figures systematically displayed, especially in columns
Dataset Progress StatusOngoing - data is continually being updated
Data Update Frequency Continual
PurposeThis information can be used to evaluate, monitor, and trend sensor performance.
Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: GOES-R Algorithm Working Group and GOES-R Series Program, (2015): NOAA GOES-R Series Space Environment In-Situ Suite (SEISS) Instrument Calibration Data. [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. SEISS-INST-CAL-ENG. Accessed [date].
Cited Authors
  • GOES-R Calibration Working Group
  • GOES-R Series Program
Principal Investigators
  • GOES-R Calibration Working Group
Resource Providers
  • GOES-R Series Program
Publishers
  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information
Theme keywordsGlobal Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords
  • Earth Science > Spectral/Engineering > Visible Wavelengths > Sensor Counts
  • Earth Science > Spectral/Engineering > Infrared Wavelengths > Sensor Counts
  • Earth Science > Spectral/Engineering > Platform Characteristics > Orbital Characteristics
  • Earth Science > Spectral/Engineering > Platform Characteristics > Attitude Characteristics
  • Earth Science > Spectral/Engineering > Sensor Characteristics
Data Center keywordsGlobal Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/STAR > Center for Satellite Applications and Research, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/OSPO > Office of Satellite and Product Operations, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Platform keywordsGlobal Change Master Directory (GCMD) Platform Keywords
  • GOES-16 > Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite 16
  • GOES-17 > Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite 17
  • GOES-18 > Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite 18
Instrument keywordsGlobal Change Master Directory (GCMD) Instrument Keywords
  • Solar/Space Observing Instruments > Particle Detectors > SEISS-GOESR > Space Environment In-Situ Suite on the GOES-R Series
Place keywordsGlobal Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
  • Space > Solar Region
Project keywordsGlobal Change Master Directory (GCMD) Project Keywords
  • GOES > Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellites
  • gov.noaa.class:GRIC
  • SEISS-INST-CAL-ENG
Use Constraints
  • Cite as: GOES-R Algorithm Working Group and GOES-R Series Program, (2015): NOAA GOES-R Series Space Environment In-Situ Suite (SEISS) Instrument Calibration Data. [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. SEISS-INST-CAL-ENG. Accessed [date].
  • Use liability: NOAA and NCEI cannot provide any warranty as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of furnished data. Users assume responsibility to determine the usability of these data. The user is responsible for the results of any application of this data for other than its intended purpose.
Access Constraints
  • restricted
  • Distribution liability: NOAA and NCEI make no warranty, expressed or implied, regarding these data, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty. NOAA and NCEI cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in these data. If appropriate, NCEI can only certify that the data it distributes are an authentic copy of the records that were accepted for inclusion in the NCEI archives.
Fees
  • In most cases, electronic downloads of the data are free. However, fees may apply for custom orders, data certifications, copies of analog materials, and data distribution on physical media.
Lineage information for: dataset
Lineage StatementThese data were produced by the NOAA Office of Satellite and Product Operations (OSPO) and are archived at the NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI).
Processor
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/OSPO > Office of Satellite and Product Operations, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Processing Steps
  • Space Environment In-Situ Suite (SEISS) front-end processing starts on the spacecraft where space packets are multiplexed placing multiple packets in each transfer frame. Forward error correction (FEC) coding (Low-Density Parity Check - LDPC) occurs and the packets are downlinked. The data is received, forward error correction decode is performed. In the event of an uncorrectable error the transfer frame is discarded. Error-free space packets are then extracted from the transfer frames. SEISS science data arrives at the ground system from the spacecraft in a compressed format. The data is decompressed then packaged for delivery to external interfaces.
Processing Documents
    • GOES-R ABI Calibration Working Group
Lineage information for: repository
Processing Steps
  • 2015-04-22T00:00:00 - NOAA created the National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) by merging NOAA's National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC), and National Oceanographic Data Center (NODC), including the National Coastal Data Development Center (NCDDC), per the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015, Public Law 113-235. NCEI launched publicly on April 22, 2015.
Last Modified: 2023-12-13
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