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Weather satellite images recorded at Polmont, United Kingdom.

Latitude: 55.987, Longitude: -3.718

Receiver: R2FX

Antenna: GEO Turnstile

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About the Enhancements

This page shows just several of the 35 enhancements WXtoImg provides:

MSA Multi-Spectral Analysis: combines a sensor 2 (near infrared/visible) image with a sensor 4 (thermal infrared) image to create a
near true colour, near visible image of the earth.
MCIR-precip Map Coloured IR with Precip: uses sensor 4 (thermal infrared) to create a false coloured image showing areas of likely precipitation.
The likelihood and intensity of precipitation increases as the colour goes from green to yellow to orange to red to black to white.
HVCT HVCT false colour: creates a false coloured image by combining a sensor 2 (near infrared/visible) image with a sensor 4
image (thermal infrared) to create an image in which clouds are tinted by their temperature.
Pristine These are images as they come from the satellite without alteration. The earth appears "upside down" on Northbound passes.
The two images are the two channels sent by the satellite with channel A (left) switching between sensor 2 (near-IR)
during the day and sensor 3 (mid-IR) at night and channel B (right) showing sensor 4 (thermal-IR) at all times during
normal operation.

Next Scheduled Satellite Passes over Polmont, United Kingdom

Satellite
Name
Start of Pass Time Available Direction Maximum Elevation
Degrees (East or West)
Frequency
MHz
UTC Local Time* UTC Local Time*
NOAA 18 20 Mar 09:45 20 Mar 09:45 20 Mar 10:02 20 Mar 10:02 137.9125
NOAA 18 20 Mar 11:26 20 Mar 11:26 20 Mar 11:41 20 Mar 11:41 137.9125
NOAA 19 20 Mar 14:04 20 Mar 14:04 20 Mar 14:18 20 Mar 14:18 137.10
NOAA 19 20 Mar 15:42 20 Mar 15:42 20 Mar 16:00 20 Mar 16:00 137.10
NOAA 19 20 Mar 17:25 20 Mar 17:25 20 Mar 17:40 20 Mar 17:40 137.10
NOAA 15 20 Mar 17:53 20 Mar 17:53 20 Mar 18:14 20 Mar 18:14 137.62
NOAA 18 20 Mar 18:00 20 Mar 18:00 20 Mar 18:19 20 Mar 18:19 137.9125
NOAA 15 20 Mar 19:35 20 Mar 19:35 20 Mar 19:56 20 Mar 19:56 137.62

* local time is GMT Standard Time.


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