CALIPSO Level 3
Entry Title: CALIPSO Lidar Level 3 Stratospheric Aerosol Profiles Standard V1-00

Entry ID: CAL_LID_L3_Stratospheric_APro-Standard-V1-00
Aerosols Clouds Radiation Budget
DOI

10.5067/CALIOP/CALIPSO/LID_L3_STRATOSPHERIC_APRO-STANDARD-V1-00

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Keywords

From GCMD Science Keywords:
  • AEROSOLS
  • AEROSOL BACKSCATTER
  • AEROSOL EXTINCTION
  • AEROSOL OPTICAL DEPTH/THICKNESS
  • ANGSTROM EXPONENT > AEROSOL OPTICAL DEPTH/THICKNESS
  • Aerosol Backscatter
  • Aerosol Extinction
  • Aerosol Optical Depth
  • Aerosol Optical Thickness
  • Aerosols
  • Diffusional Growth Rate
  • 532nm Extinction Coefficient
  • 532nm Total Attenuated Backscatter
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
Longitude Resolution: 20.0
Latitude Resolution: 5.0
Horizontal Resolution Range: > 1000 km or > 10 degrees
Vertical Resolution Range: 100 meters - < 1 km
Vertical Resolution: 900 m
Coordinate System: Cartesian
Granule Spatial Representation: Cartesian
Locations

GEOGRAPHIC REGION GLOBAL
Temporal Information

Temporal Coverage: 2006-06-01 - 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 2018-06-25
Last updated on 2020-10-20