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turbidity flag

by mkahru » Thu Jun 17, 2021 6:41 am America/New_York

Can anybody explain how the "turbid water" flag is set? I remember that it was set when Rrs665 > 0.012 sr-1. What is the exact form for each sensor (e.g. MODIS, VIIRS, OLCI) ?
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Re: turbidity flag

by OB.DAAC - SeanBailey » Thu Jun 17, 2021 12:09 pm America/New_York

That's pretty much it. The closest band to 670nm is used. If the Rrs in that band is > 0.012, the flag is set.

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