CALIPSO Level 3
Entry Title: CALIPSO Lidar Level 3 Ice Cloud Data, Standard V1-00

Entry ID: CAL_LID_L3_Ice_Cloud-Standard
Aerosols Clouds Radiation Budget
DOI

10.5067/CALIOP/CALIPSO/L3_ICE_CLOUD-STANDARD-V1-00

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Keywords

From GCMD Science Keywords:
  • CLOUDS
  • 532nm Extinction Coefficient
  • Clouds
  • Ice Water Content
Data Distribution

File Format(s):

HDF4

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Spatial Information

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Spatial Coverage: (-85, 85), (-180, 180)
Spatial Coverage Type: Horizontal Vertical
Longitude Resolution: 2.5 degrees
Latitude Resolution: 2 degrees
Horizontal Resolution Range: 100 km - < 250 km or approximately 1 degree - < 2.5 degrees
Vertical Resolution Range: 100 meters - < 1 km
Vertical Resolution: 120 m
Coordinate System: Cartesian
Granule Spatial Representation: Cartesian
Locations

GEOGRAPHIC REGION GLOBAL
Temporal Information

Temporal Coverage: 2006-06-01 - 2017-01-01
Platforms

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

Created on 2018-03-08
Last updated on 2020-10-20