CALIPSO Level 2
Entry Title: CALIPSO Lidar Level 2 Aerosol Profile, V4-21

Entry ID: CAL_LID_L2_05kmAPro-Standard-V4-21
Aerosols
DOI

10.5067/CALIOP/CALIPSO/CAL_LID_L2_05kmAPro-Standard-V4-21

Citation Styles for this Dataset
Publications which Cite this Collection

Jänicke, Lena Katharina; Preusker, Rene; Docter, Nicole; Fischer, Jürgen (2023). Estimation of Aerosol Layer Height from OLCI Measurements in the O2A-Absorption Band over Oceans.


Shi, Jianjun; Yang, Shizhi; Cui, Shengcheng; Luo, Tao; Li, Xuebin; Lu, Wenqiang; Han, Lu (2023). Dust Detection Over East Asia From Multispectral and Multi‐Temporal Himawari‐8/AHI Thermal Infrared Observations.


Mishra, Manoj Kumar; Hoffmann, Lars; Thapliyal, Pradeep Kumar (2022). Investigations on the Global Spread of the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai Volcanic Eruption Using Space-Based Observations and Lagrangian Transport Simulations. https://doi.org/10.3390/atmos13122055


Yu, Hongbin; Tan, Qian; Zhou, Lillian; Zhou, Yaping; Bian, Huisheng; Chin, Mian; Ryder, Claire L.; Levy, Robert C.; Pradhan, Yaswant; Shi, Yingxi; Song, Qianqian; Zhang, Zhibo; Colarco, Peter R.; Kim, Dongchul; Remer, Lorraine A.; Yuan, Tianle; Mayol-Bracero, Olga; Holben, Brent N. (2020). Observation and modeling of the historic “Godzilla” African dust intrusion into the Caribbean Basin and the southern US in June 2020.


Gui, Ke; Yao, Wenrui; Che, Huizheng; An, Linchang; Zheng, Yu; Li, Lei; Zhao, Hujia; Zhang, Lei; Zhong, Junting; Wang, Yaqiang; Zhang, Xiaoye (2020). Record-breaking dust loading during two mega dust storm events over northern China in March 2021: aerosol optical and radiative properties and meteorological drivers.


Keywords

From GCMD Science Keywords:
  • AEROSOL OPTICAL DEPTH/THICKNESS
  • AEROSOLS
  • LIDAR
  • AEROSOL EXTINCTION
  • RELATIVE HUMIDITY > HUMIDITY > WATER VAPOR INDICATORS
  • AEROSOL BACKSCATTER
Data Distribution

File Format(s):

HDF4

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Spatial Information

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

GLOBAL TROPOSPHERE
Temporal Information

Temporal Coverage: 2020-07-01 - 2022-01-19
Platforms

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

Created on 2020-10-07
Last updated on 2023-10-10