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HOME > Monitoring_and_Data > Oceanic and Atmospheric Data > Reanalysis: Atmospheric Data > wgrib2-radius

wgrib2: -radius


Most grib2 Grid Definition Templates (PDT) include the shape and dimensions of Earth. Such information is necessary for finding the latitude and longitude of the grid points in various projections. The -radius option shows the shape and size of Earth.




$ wgrib2 -radius png.grb2
1:4:code3.2=6 sphere predefined radius=6371229.0 m
See also: -set_radius_inv

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