CALIPSO Level 2
Entry Title: CALIPSO Lidar Level 2 5 km Aerosol Layer Data, V4-51

Entry ID: CAL_LID_L2_05kmALay-Standard-V4-51
Aerosols
DOI

10.5067/CALIOP/CALIPSO/CAL_LID_L2_05kmALay-Standard-V4-51

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Keywords

From GCMD Science Keywords:
  • DUST/ASH/SMOKE
  • AEROSOLS
  • AEROSOL BACKSCATTER
  • AEROSOL OPTICAL DEPTH/THICKNESS
  • Column Reflectance
  • Aerosol Layer Properties
  • Attenuated Backscatter
  • Volume Depolarization Ratio
  • Particulate Depolarization Ratio
  • Attenuated Total Color Ratio
  • Particulate Color Ratio
  • Column Optical Depth
  • Lidar Ratio
Data Distribution

File Format(s):

HDF4

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Spatial Information

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Spatial Coverage: (S: -90, N: 90), (W: -180, E: 180)
Spatial Coverage Type: Horizontal
Coordinate System: Cartesian
Granule Spatial Representation: Cartesian
Locations

GEOGRAPHIC REGION TROPOSPHERE
Temporal Information

Temporal Coverage: 2006-06-11 - 2023-06-30
Platforms

Earth Observation Satellites
CALIPSO
Cloud-Aerosol Lidar and Infrared Pathfinder Satellite Observations
CALIOP
Cloud-Aerosol Lidar with Orthogonal Polarization
Metadata Dates

Created on 2022-08-08
Last updated on 2023-12-15