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Imagery dissemination services

Landline dissemination service (SATAID) - Internet (HTTPS) -

This service provides MTSAT's imagery converted for use with SATAID software by registered National Meteorological and Hydrological Services (NMHSs) through the Internet at no cost. Imagery for six areas in all observation channels is available about three minutes after observation.
image of landline dissemination servie (SATAID)

Main Characteristics

Basic Information
Dissemination method Internet (HTTPS)
Disseminated data Imagery for SATAID software
Features
Time resolution Every 30 minutes for the Northern-hemisphere imagery, and every hour for full-disk
Type of imagery Rectangular imagery divided into six areas
Timetable http://www.jma.go.jp/jma/jma-eng/satellite/introduction/timetable_hr_sa.pdf
Necessary equipment PC/workstation, SATAID software and Internet connection
Conditions
Limits on user NMHSs
Registration Needed: registration introduction
Charge Free

How to use the landline dissemination service (SATAID)

NMHSs wishing to receive imagery for SATAID software through the landline dissemination service (SATAID) need a PC/workstation and a broadband Internet connection. Please register with JMA.

Contact

Senior Coordinator for International Telecommunication
Phone:
Fax:
Email:
+81-(0)3-3212-8341
+81-(0)3-3211-8404
wis-jma AT met.kishou.go.jp
Last updated: 3 Sep. 2012