An EUMETCAST Viewer
VIIRS images are received from the polar SUOMI-NPP satellite. A short guide about the VIIRS imagery data can be found here
The raw image data of a VIIRS image. The “pixel-trim” fill values can be seen as dark blue lines.
When selecting ‘True Colors’ the program will select Band 3, 4 and 5. After clicking ‘Show VIIRS image’ the ‘True Color’ image will be rendered.
After a GV Projection, the VIIRS image can be viewed without the “pixel-trim” pixels.
Spain in ‘Natural colors’.
Same image but in ‘True colors’.