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RAT File Format

Data file for Nimbus 7 SAMS data

RAT is a file extension for a data file used with Nimbus 7 SAMS data. RAT files contain archives of infrared radiation experiments from satellite measurements. RAT files were originally recorded on magnetic tape


Learn more about .RAT files:

Visit the Nimbus Program at the NASA Web site.

Learn about Infrared Communications at ITKnowledgeExchange.com.

This was last updated in September 2010
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