Table 1: Periods and wavelength bands of the satellite data used in this project.

SatellitePeriodsWavelength bands of visible data

GMS4January–May, 1995 0.50–0.75  m
GMS5June, 1995–May, 20030.55–0.90  m
GOES9June, 2003–July, 20050.50–0.75  m
MTSAT-1RAugust, 2005–December, 20090.55–0.90  m