Examples¶

Satpy examples are available as Jupyter Notebooks on the pytroll-examples git repository. They include python code, PNG images, and descriptions of what the example is doing. Below is a list of some of the examples and a brief summary. Additional example can be found at the repository mentioned above or as explanations in the various sections of this documentation.

Name

Description

Quickstart with MSG data

Satpy quickstart for loading and processing satellite data, with MSG data in this examples

Cartopy Plot

Plot a single VIIRS SDR granule using Cartopy and matplotlib

Himawari-8 AHI True Color

Generate and resample a rayleigh corrected true color RGB from Himawari-8 AHI data

Sentinel-3 OLCI True Color

Reading OLCI data from Sentinel 3 with Pytroll/Satpy

Sentinel 2 MSI true color

Reading MSI data from Sentinel 2 with Pytroll/Satpy

Suomi-NPP VIIRS SDR True Color

Generate a rayleigh corrected true color RGB from VIIRS I- and M-bands

Aqua/Terra MODIS True Color

Generate and resample a rayleigh corrected true color RGB from MODIS

Sentinel 1 SAR-C False Color

Generate a false color composite RGB from SAR-C polarized datasets

Level 2 EARS-NWC cloud products

Reading Level 2 EARS-NWC cloud products

Level 2 MAIA cloud products

Reading Level 2 MAIA cloud products