ACTIVATE Level 4
Entry Title: ACTIVATE Merged MODIS and MERRA-2 Dataset

Entry ID: ACTIVATE-MODIS-MERRA2_1
Clouds Radiation Budget
DOI

10.5067/ASDC/SUBORBITAL/ACTIVATE-MODIS-MERRA2_1

Citation Styles for this Dataset
Keywords

From GCMD Science Keywords:
  • CLOUD BASE PRESSURE > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • CLOUD BASE TEMPERATURE > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • CLOUD LIQUID WATER/ICE > CLOUD MICROPHYSICS
  • CLOUD TOP PRESSURE > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • ICE WATER PATH > PRECIPITATION PROFILES
  • ALBEDO
  • CLOUD AMOUNT > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • CLOUD BASE HEIGHT > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • CLOUD TOP TEMPERATURE > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • RELATIVE HUMIDITY > HUMIDITY > WATER VAPOR INDICATORS
  • APPARENT SURFACE REFLECTIVITY
  • CLOUD TOP HEIGHT > CLOUD PROPERTIES
Data Distribution

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Spatial Information

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Spatial Coverage: (S: 0, N: 60), (W: -85, E: -25)
Spatial Coverage Type: Horizontal Vertical
Coordinate System: Cartesian
Granule Spatial Representation: Cartesian
Locations

NORTH AMERICA UNITED STATES OF AMERICA ATLANTIC OCEAN NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN BERMUDA TROPOSPHERE MID-LATITUDE NORTHERN HEMISPHERE WESTERN HEMISPHERE
Temporal Information

Temporal Coverage: 2013-01-01 - 2022-06-30
Platforms

Models
MERRA-2
The second Modern-Era Retrospective analysis for Research and Applications
Computer
Computer
Earth Observation Satellites
SATELLITES
SATELLITES
MODIS
Moderate-Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer
Metadata Dates

Created on 2023-02-23
Last updated on 2023-09-15