CALIPSO Level 2
Entry Title: CALIPSO Lidar Level 2 Vertical Feature Mask data, ValStage1 V3-40

Entry ID: CAL_LID_L2_VFM-ValStage1-V3-40
Aerosols Clouds Radiation Budget
DOI

10.5067/CALIOP/CALIPSO/LID_L2_VFM-VALSTAGE1-V3-40

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Keywords

From GCMD Science Keywords:
  • CLOUD CONDENSATION NUCLEI > CLOUD MICROPHYSICS
  • CLOUD TYPES
  • PARTICULATE MATTER
  • Aerosol Particle Properties
  • Cloud Particle Phase
  • Cloud Type
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File Format(s):

Other (HDF) , Other (NetCDF)

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Spatial Coverage: (-90, 90), (-180, 180)
Spatial Coverage Type: Horizontal
Coordinate System: Geodetic
Granule Spatial Representation: Geodetic
Locations

GLOBAL
Temporal Information

Temporal Coverage: 2016-12-01 - Present
Temporal Resolution: 0.74 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 2017-01-12
Last updated on 2019-05-06