Variable: Fire fractional cover

Definition
Full name Fire fractional cover
Definition Fraction of a land area where fire is occurring
Measuring Units % Uncertainty Units %
Horizontal Res Units km Vertical Res Units
Stability Units % (Stability /decade)

 

Comment:
Last modified: 2011-08-08
Classification
  • Domain: Terrestrial
    • Sub-domain: Land surface
      • Variable: Fire fractional cover
        • Measured in Layers:
          • Land surface
  • Cross-cutting themes:

Requirements defined for Fire fractional cover  (4)

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Note: In reading the values, goal is marked blue, breakthrough green and threshold orange

Id Variable Layer App Area Uncertainty Stability / decade Hor Res Ver Res Obs Cyc Timeliness Coverage Conf Level Val Date Source
36 Fire fractional cover Land surface Agricultural Meteorology 5 %
8 %
20 %
0.01 km
0.1 km
10 km
6 h
10 h
24 h
60 min
109 min
6 h
Global land reasonable 2003-10-20 ET ODRRGOS
435 Fire fractional cover Land surface Nowcasting / VSRF 5 %
8 %
20 %
1 km
10 km
50 km
15 min
3 h
24 h
15 min
3 h
24 h
Global land reasonable 2013-04-03 P. Ambrosetti
663 Fire fractional cover Land surface Climate-TOPC (deprecated) 5 %
7 %
10 %
0.25 km
0.85 km
10 km
24 h
36 h
3 d
360 d
1 y
2 y
Global land reasonable 2007-07-19 TOPC
833 Fire fractional cover Land surface Climate Monitoring (GCOS) 5 %
10 %
0.25 km
1 km
3 km
60 min
6 h
Global reasonable 2019-09-30 GCOS-200: The Global Observing System for Climate: Implementation Needs (Published 2016)