CALIPSO Level 2
Entry Title: CALIPSO Lidar Level 2 1/3km Cloud Layer data, Provisional V3-02

Entry ID: CAL_LID_L2_333mCLay-ValStage1-V3-02
Aerosols Clouds Radiation Budget
DOI

10.5067/CALIOP/CALIPSO/CAL_LID_L2_333MCLAY-VALSTAGE1-V3-02_L2-003.02

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Keywords

From GCMD Science Keywords:
  • CLOUD MIDLAYER TEMPERATURE > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • CLOUD TOP HEIGHT > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • CLOUD REFLECTANCE > CLOUD RADIATIVE TRANSFER
  • LIDAR DEPOLARIZATION RATIO
  • CLOUD BASE HEIGHT > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • Column Relectance
  • Cloud Top Height
  • Cloud Base Height
  • Cloud Mid-layer Temperature
  • Column Reflectance
  • Intgrated Attenuated Backscatter
  • Lidar Depolarization Ratio
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Spatial Information

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Spatial Coverage: (-90, 90), (-180, 180)
Spatial Coverage Type: Horizontal
Horizontal Resolution Range: 250 meters - < 500 meters
Coordinate System: Geodetic
Granule Spatial Representation: Geodetic
Locations

GLOBAL
Temporal Information

Temporal Coverage: 2011-11-01 - 2013-03-01
Temporal Resolution: 0.049333 second
Platforms

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

Created on 2014-05-07
Last updated on 2019-11-20