Cloud Tracking in METEOSAT Images Using GIMP Program

Cloud Tracking in METEOSAT Images Using GIMP Program

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Author(s): Amelia Carolina Sparavigna

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DOI: 10.18483/ijSci.596 396 1034 18-21 Volume 3 - Nov 2014


Cloud tracking is the analysis of remote sensing images from which it is possible to evaluate the speed of winds drifting the clouds. Here we are proposing a simple approach to the cloud drift, based on a method that uses GIMP, the GNU Image Manipulation Program, applied to METEOSAT images.


Satellite images, Remote sensing, Image processing, GIMP


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