MLIT XRAIN dataset


GCMD Science Keywords
[Atmosphere ] [Precipitation ]

IDENTIFICATION INFORMATION

Name MLIT XRAIN dataset
Metadata Identifier MLIT_XRAIN20181216221021-DIAS20180903143952-en

CONTACT

CONTACT on DATASET

Name Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Water and Disaster Management Bureau River Planning Division River Information Policy Planning Office
Organization Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Water and Disaster Management Bureau River Planning Division River Information Policy Planning Office
E-mail dias-office@diasjp.net

CONTACT on PROJECT

Data Integration and Analysis System

Name DIAS Office
Organization Remote Sensing Technology Center of Japan
Address TOKYU REIT Toranomon Building 2F 3-17-1 Toranomon, Minato-ku, Tokyo, 105-0001, Japan
E-mail dias-office@diasjp.net

DOCUMENT AUTHOR

Name Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Water and Disaster Management Bureau River Planning Division River Information Policy Planning Office
Organization Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Water and Disaster Management Bureau River Planning Division River Information Policy Planning Office

DATASET CREATOR

Name Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Water and Disaster Management Bureau River Planning Division River Information Policy Planning Office
Organization Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Water and Disaster Management Bureau River Planning Division River Information Policy Planning Office

DATE OF THIS DOCUMENT

2018-12-16

DATE OF DATASET

  • publication : 2010-07-05

DATASET OVERVIEW

Abstract

The data with the regional unit of MLIT(the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport) X band MP radar network

The observation area of "XRAIN Composite data" was changed as of 1 June 2018.

The former XRAIN was derived from the dataset by the X band MP radar,

however, the new XRAIN was used the data from both X band MP and C band MP.

The old area division and the new area division is as follows.

Former divisions:

SAPPORO01 : Sapporo

KURIKOMA01 : Iwate, Miyagi

FUKUSHIMA1 : Fukushima, Miyagi

NIIGATA001 : Niigata, Akita, Fukushima

TOUKYOU001 : Kanto

SHIZUOKA01 : Shizuoka

HOKURIKU01 : Toyama, Ishikawa

NAGOYA0001 : Chubu

KINKI00001 : Kinki

OKAYAMA001 : Okayama

HITOSHIMA1 : Hiroshima

FUKUOKA001 : Northern Kyusyu

KUMAMOTO01 : Kumamoto

OOSUMI0001 : Sakurajima

New divisions:

HOKAIDO001 : Hokkaido, Tohoku ( 136.0E-148.0E , 40.0N-48.0N)

TOHOKU0001 : Tohoku, Hokuriku, Kanto (135.0E-148.0E, 36.0N- 42.0N)

KANTO00001 : Kanto, Chubu, Hokuriku, Kinki, Chugoku (134.0E- 144.0E, 30.667N-37.333N)

CYUGOKU001 : Chugoku, Kinki, (130.0E-136.0E, 28.667N-39.333N)

KYUSYU0001 : Kyusyu, Chugoku, Okinawa (125.0E-133.0E, 28.0N-36.667N)

OKINAWA001 : Okinawa, Kyusyu (124.0E-131.0E, 23.333N-29.333N)

Note:

There is no change in observation interval and data format.

The RAW data and intermediate data are continue to be delivered

in the same area and same format as the former XRAIN (X band MP radar).

Topic Category(ISO19139)

  • climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere

Temporal Extent

Begin Date 2010-07-05
End Date Under Continuation

Geographic Bounding Box

North bound latitude 43.922222
West bound longitude 129.550000
Eastbound longitude 142.570833
South bound latitude 30.833333

Keywords

Keywords on Dataset

Keyword Type Keyword Keyword thesaurus Name
theme [Atmosphere ] > [Precipitation ] GCMD_science

Keywords on Project

Data Integration and Analysis System
Keyword Type Keyword Keyword thesaurus Name
theme DIAS > Data Integration and Analysis System No_Dictionary

Online Resource

DATA PROCESSING

Data Processing (1)

General Explanation of the data producer's knowledge about the lineage of a dataset

The data of the Ichihazama radar site do not exist after December 14, 2015, because of removal.

The data of the Ichinoseki radar site do not exist after February 13, 2017, because of removal.

Data Processing (2)

General Explanation of the data producer's knowledge about the lineage of a dataset

From July 9, 2018 the following 3 radar sites were added.

1. Takanosu (Akita Pref.) : X-band MP radar

2. Myoujinnsan (Ehime Pref.): C-band MP radar

3. Happonngiyama (Nagasaki Pref.): C-band MP radar

USE CONSTRAINTS

Data Policy by Data Provider

1. XRAIN data sets are to be used only for scientific research or educational purposes. Commercial use and exploitation of XRAIN data sets are prohibited.

2. User should provide user information including name, affiliation, e-mail address and purpose of data use. Data provider may terminate providing XRAIN data sets to the user when the purpose is against to purpose show in 1.

3. Any modification or change of the original XRAIN data sets is prohibited.

4. Any Re-export transfer of the original data sets to a third party is prohibited.

5. Whenever XRAIN data sets are used for publication of scientific results, the author(s) shall send a copy of the respective publication, preferably in an electronic form or in a separate printed version, to the contact as indicated below.

Email: hqt-dias@ml.mlit.go.jp

River information policy planning office

River Planning Division

Water and Disaster Management Bureau

Ministry of Land,@Infrastructure,@Transport and Tourism

2-1-3, Kasumigaseki, Chiyodaku Tokyo 100-8918 Japan

The author(s) shall also send the copy to the DIAS CONTACTS showed in Data Policy for Project – Data Integration and Analysis System 6. .

6. User must cooperate with a questions from data provider about the documents submitted by the rule 4.

[Disclaimer]

1. Data provider is not liable for any losses or any damage when XRAIN data sets are used.

2. XRAIN data sets can have possibilities to terminate providing without any prior notice.

3. XRAIN data sets provided are not supported for any additional processing or analysis.

Data Policy for Project

Data Integration and Analysis System

The terms of data use of data providers take first priority over the DIAS data usage policy. In the event a data provider has not established terms of use, the following DIAS project data terms of use apply.

1. Users shall prioritize and abide by terms of use stipulated by a data provider in the event such exist

2. The use of DIAS data sets is limited to research and educational purposes [*1]

3. Users shall not modify the content of DIAS data sets

4. Users shall not provide the content of DIAS data sets to third parties

5. In the event of using DIAS data sets in an academic presentation, paper, article, or report, etc., users shall cite in parenthesis the text given as the data citation

6. In the event of using DIAS data sets in an academic presentation, paper, article, or report, etc., users shall submit a copy of the work (an offprint in the case of a paper, or a copy of the lecture summary in the case of an oral or poster presentation) to the DIAS office below

[*1] Data sets whose commercial usage are allowed under the data policy by data provider will be also allowed to be used commercially as DIAS data sets, after ongoing preparation works have been completed. Please contact the DIAS Office for more details.

[DIAS Office]

E-mail: dias-office@diasjp.net

Remote Sensing Technology Center of Japan

TOKYU REIT Toranomon Building 2F 3-17-1 Toranomon, Minato-ku, Tokyo, 105-0001

Disclaimer for Project

Data Integration and Analysis System

1. DIAS data provider is not liable for any losses or any damage when DIAS data sets are used.

2. DIAS data and related information are subject to change without any prior notice.

3. DIAS data sets provided are not supported for any additional processing or analysis.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

Dataset Acknowledgement

Whenever XRAIN data sets are used for any academic presentations, and any publication of scientific results, the author(s) shall specify the source of the Products.

Example:

“XRAIN data sets used for this study are provided by Ministry Land, Infrastructure, transport and Tourism, Japan”

Project Acknowledgement

Data Integration and Analysis System

Whenever DIAS dataset is used for any academic presentations, and any publication of scientific results, the author(s) shall specify the following acknowledgement and if the data provider has their own acknowledgement quotation, the author(s) shall use both acknowledgements.

"The DIAS dataset is archived and provided under the framework of the Data Integration and Analysis System (DIAS) funded by Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)."


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