CALIPSO Level 2
Entry Title: CALIPSO Lidar Level 2 Blowing Snow - Antarctica, V1-00

Entry ID: CAL_LID_L2_BlowingSnow_Antarctica-Standard-V1-00
Aerosols Clouds Radiation Budget
DOI

10.5067/CALIOP/CALIPSO/LID_L2_BLOWINGSNOW_ANTARCTICA-STANDARD-V1-00

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Keywords

From GCMD Science Keywords:
  • ATMOSPHERIC RADIATION
  • SNOW > SOLID PRECIPITATION
  • Integrated Attenuated Backscatter
  • OLR (Outgoing Longwave Radiation)
  • Snow
Data Distribution

File Format(s):

HDF5

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Spatial Information

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Spatial Coverage: (-90, 90), (-180, 180)
Spatial Coverage Type: Horizontal
Longitude Resolution: 1 degree
Latitude Resolution: 1 degree
Horizontal Resolution Range: 100 km - < 250 km or approximately 1 degree - < 2.5 degrees
Vertical Resolution Range: 10 meters - < 30 meters
Coordinate System: Cartesian
Granule Spatial Representation: Cartesian
Temporal Information

Temporal Coverage: 2006-06-12 - Present
Temporal Resolution: monthly
Platforms

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

Created on 2018-10-03
Last updated on 2020-09-09