CERES Level 3
Entry Title: CERES and GEO-Enhanced TOA, Within-Atmosphere and Surface Fluxes, Clouds and Aerosols 3-Hourly Terra-Aqua Edition4A

Entry ID: CER_SYN1deg-3Hour_Terra-Aqua-MODIS_Edition4A
Aerosols Clouds Radiation Budget
DOI

10.5067/TERRA+AQUA/CERES/SYN1DEG-3HOUR_L3.004A

Citation Styles for this Dataset
Publications which Cite this Collection

Valkenborg, Bram; De Lannoy, Gabriëlle J. M.; Gruber, Alexander; Miralles, Diego G.; Köhler, Philipp; Frankenberg, Christian; Desai, Ankur R.; Humphreys, Elyn; Klatt, Janina; Lohila, Annalea; Nilsson, Mats B.; Tuittila, Eeva‐Stiina; Bechtold, Michel (2023). Drought and Waterlogging Stress Regimes in Northern Peatlands Detected Through Satellite Retrieved Solar‐Induced Chlorophyll Fluorescence.


Joos, Hanna (2021). Warm Conveyor Belts and Their Role for Cloud Radiative Forcing in the Extratropical Storm Tracks.


Shell, Karen M.; de Szoeke, Simon P.; Makiyama, Michael; Feng, Zhe (2020). Vertical Structure of Radiative Heating Rates of the MJO during DYNAMO.


Steffen, John; Bourassa, Mark (2019). Upper-Ocean Response to Precipitation Forcing in an Ocean Model Hindcast of Hurricane Gonzalo.


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Keywords

From GCMD Science Keywords:
  • CLOUD MIDLAYER TEMPERATURE > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • TOTAL PRECIPITABLE WATER > WATER VAPOR INDICATORS
  • PHOTOSYNTHETICALLY ACTIVE RADIATION
  • ULTRAVIOLET RADIATION
  • ALBEDO
  • CLOUD BASE TEMPERATURE > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • CLOUD DROPLET CONCENTRATION/SIZE > CLOUD MICROPHYSICS
  • OUTGOING LONGWAVE RADIATION
  • INCOMING SOLAR RADIATION
  • ATMOSPHERIC EMITTED RADIATION
  • SOLAR IRRADIANCE
  • SHORTWAVE RADIATION
  • CLOUD LIQUID WATER/ICE > CLOUD MICROPHYSICS
  • NET RADIATION
  • RADIATIVE FLUX
  • CLOUD BASE PRESSURE > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • AEROSOL OPTICAL DEPTH/THICKNESS
  • SKIN TEMPERATURE > SURFACE TEMPERATURE
  • CLOUD TOP PRESSURE > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • CLOUD EMISSIVITY > CLOUD RADIATIVE TRANSFER
  • CLOUD OPTICAL DEPTH/THICKNESS > CLOUD MICROPHYSICS
  • CLOUD HEIGHT > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • LONGWAVE RADIATION
  • SURFACE PRESSURE
  • CLOUD TOP TEMPERATURE > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • CLOUD TOP HEIGHT > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • CLOUD FRACTION > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • Atmosphere Incoming Shortwave (SW) Entropy
  • Atmosphere Outgoing Longwave (LW) Entropy
  • Clear-Sky Fluxes
  • Cloud Effective Height
  • Cloud Effective Pressure
  • Cloud Effective Temperature
  • Cloud Infrared Emissivity
  • Cloud Particle Phase
  • Cloud Vertical Aspect Ratio
  • Column Ozone
  • In-Atmospheric Fluxes
  • Photosynthetically Active Radiation (PAR) Fluxes
  • Shortwave (SW) Diffused Fluxes
  • Shortwave (SW) Direct Fluxes
  • Surface Downward Longwave (LW) Entropy
  • Surface Fluxes
  • Surface Incoming Shortwave (SW) Entropy
  • Surface Upward Longwave (LW) Entropy
  • TOA (Top of Atmosphere) Flux
  • TOA (Top of Atmosphere) Incoming Shortwave (SW) Entropy
  • TOA (Top of Atmosphere) Outgoing Longwave (LW) Entropy
  • Total-Sky Fluxes
  • Window (Wn) Region Flux
Data Distribution

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Spatial Information

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

GLOBAL TROPOSPHERE
Temporal Information

Temporal Coverage: 2002-07-01 - Present
Platforms

Earth Observation Satellites
Aqua
Earth Observing System, Aqua
CERES-FM4
Clouds and the Earth's Radiant Energy System - Flight Model 4
Total Detector Shortwave Detector Window Detector
CERES-FM3
Clouds and the Earth's Radiant Energy System - Flight Model 3
Total Detector Shortwave Detector Window Detector
CERES SCANNER
Clouds and the Earth's Radiant Energy System Scanner
MODIS
Moderate-Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer
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
CERES-FM2
Clouds and the Earth's Radiant Energy System - Flight Model 2
Total Detector Shortwave Detector Window Detector
CERES SCANNER
Clouds and the Earth's Radiant Energy System Scanner
MODIS
Moderate-Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer
GEOSTATIONARY SATELLITES
IMAGING RADIOMETERS
IMAGING RADIOMETERS
Metadata Dates

Created on 2015-06-17
Last updated on 2024-02-12