CERES Level 2
Entry Title: CERES Single Scanner Footprint (SSF) TOA/Surface Fluxes, Clouds and Aerosols Terra-FM1 Edition4A

Entry ID: CER_SSF_Terra-FM1-MODIS_Edition4A
Clouds Radiation Budget
DOI

10.5067/TERRA/CERES/SSF_Terra-FM1_L2.004A

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Publications which Cite this Collection

Seifert, Axel; Bachmann, Vanessa; Filipitsch, Florian; Förstner, Jochen; Grams, Christian M.; Hoshyaripour, Gholam Ali; Quinting, Julian; Rohde, Anika; Vogel, Heike; Wagner, Annette; Vogel, Bernhard (2023). Aerosol–cloud–radiation interaction during Saharan dust episodes: the dusty cirrus puzzle.


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Keywords

From GCMD Science Keywords:
  • OUTGOING LONGWAVE RADIATION
  • ALBEDO
  • CLOUD HEIGHT > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • SHORTWAVE RADIATION
  • CLOUD EMISSIVITY > CLOUD RADIATIVE TRANSFER
  • CLOUD OPTICAL DEPTH/THICKNESS > CLOUD MICROPHYSICS
  • SURFACE PRESSURE
  • RADIATIVE FLUX
  • CLOUD TOP PRESSURE > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • CLOUD LIQUID WATER/ICE > CLOUD MICROPHYSICS
  • CLOUD BASE PRESSURE > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • SKIN TEMPERATURE > SURFACE TEMPERATURE
  • WIND SPEED > SURFACE WINDS
  • TOTAL PRECIPITABLE WATER > WATER VAPOR INDICATORS
  • NET RADIATION
  • CLOUD FRACTION > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • CLOUD DROPLET CONCENTRATION/SIZE > CLOUD MICROPHYSICS
  • EMISSIVITY
  • SURFACE RADIATIVE PROPERTIES
  • LONGWAVE RADIATION
  • Cloud Base Pressure
  • Cloud Infrared Emissivity
  • Cloud Layer Area
  • Cloud Overlap
  • Cloud Particle Phase
  • Ice Particle Diameter
  • Ice Water Path
  • Liquid Water Path
  • Longwave (LW) Flux
  • Longwave (LW) Unfiltered Radiance
  • Shortwave (SW) Flux
  • Shortwave (SW) Unfiltered Radiance
  • Surface (Radiative) Flux
  • Surface Type
  • TOA (Top of Atmosphere) Flux
  • Vertical Aspect Ratio
  • Visible Optical Depth
  • Water Particle Radius
  • Window (Wn) Flux
  • Window (Wn) Unfiltered Radiance
Data Distribution

File Format(s):

HDF4

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Spatial Information

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Spatial Coverage: (S: -90, N: -89.99999), (W: -180, E: -180)
Spatial Coverage Type: Not provided
Coordinate System: Cartesian
Granule Spatial Representation: Cartesian
Locations

GLOBAL TROPOSPHERE
Temporal Information

Temporal Coverage: 2000-03-01 - Present
Platforms

Earth Observation Satellites
Terra
Earth Observing System, Terra (AM-1)
CERES-FM1
Clouds and the Earth's Radiant Energy System - Flight Model 1
Total Detector Shortwave Detector Window Detector
Metadata Dates

Created on 2015-05-11
Last updated on 2024-03-01