satpy.readers.vii_base_nc module

EUMETSAT EPS-SG Visible/Infrared Imager (VII) readers base class.

class satpy.readers.vii_base_nc.ViiNCBaseFileHandler(filename, filename_info, filetype_info, orthorect=False)[source]

Bases: NetCDF4FileHandler

Base reader class for VII products in netCDF format.

Parameters:
  • filename (str) – File to read

  • filename_info (dict) – Dictionary with filename information

  • filetype_info (dict) – Dictionary with filetype information

  • orthorect (bool) – activates the orthorectification correction where available

Prepare the class for dataset reading.

property end_time

Get observation end time.

get_dataset(dataset_id, dataset_info)[source]

Get dataset using file_key in dataset_info.

property sensor

Return sensor.

property spacecraft_name

Return spacecraft name.

property ssp_lon

Return subsatellite point longitude.

property start_time

Get observation start time.