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The Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection radiometer carried on the Terra satellite. A high-resolution instrument for monitoring desertification, floods, ice cover, etc., as well as having the capability of pointing at specific special targets such as erupting volcanoes.

Subjects: Meteorology and Climatology.

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