CERES Level 3
Entry Title: CERES and GEO-Enhanced TOA, Within-Atmosphere and Surface Fluxes, Clouds and Aerosols Monthly-Averaged 1-Hourly Terra Edition4A

Entry ID: CER_SYN1deg-MHour_Terra-MODIS_Edition4A
Aerosols Clouds Radiation Budget
DOI

10.5067/TERRA-MODIS/CERES/SYN1DEG-MHOUR_L3.004A

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Keywords

From GCMD Science Keywords:
  • TOTAL PRECIPITABLE WATER > WATER VAPOR INDICATORS
  • CLOUD BASE TEMPERATURE > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • ULTRAVIOLET RADIATION
  • OUTGOING LONGWAVE RADIATION
  • CLOUD BASE PRESSURE > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • ATMOSPHERIC EMITTED RADIATION
  • NET RADIATION
  • CLOUD FRACTION > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • RADIATIVE FLUX
  • SKIN TEMPERATURE > SURFACE TEMPERATURE
  • SURFACE PRESSURE
  • CLOUD DROPLET CONCENTRATION/SIZE > CLOUD MICROPHYSICS
  • CLOUD OPTICAL DEPTH/THICKNESS > CLOUD MICROPHYSICS
  • SOLAR IRRADIANCE
  • ALBEDO
  • CLOUD TOP HEIGHT > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • LONGWAVE RADIATION
  • CLOUD TOP TEMPERATURE > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • CLOUD LIQUID WATER/ICE > CLOUD MICROPHYSICS
  • CLOUD TOP PRESSURE > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • CLOUD MIDLAYER TEMPERATURE > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • PHOTOSYNTHETICALLY ACTIVE RADIATION
  • CLOUD HEIGHT > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • INCOMING SOLAR RADIATION
  • SHORTWAVE RADIATION
  • CLOUD EMISSIVITY > CLOUD RADIATIVE TRANSFER
  • AEROSOL OPTICAL DEPTH/THICKNESS
Data Distribution

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Spatial Information

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Spatial Coverage: (-90, 90), (-180, 180)
Spatial Coverage Type: Not provided
Longitude Resolution: 1 degree
Latitude Resolution: 1 degree
Horizontal Resolution Range: 100 km - < 250 km or approximately 1 degree - < 2.5 degrees
Coordinate System: Cartesian
Granule Spatial Representation: Cartesian
Locations

GLOBAL VERTICAL LOCATION TROPOSPHERE
Temporal Information

Temporal Coverage: 2000-03-01 - 2002-06-30
Temporal Resolution: hour
Platforms

Earth Observation Satellites
Terra
Earth Observing System, TERRA (AM-1)
CERES-FM1
Clouds and the Earth's Radiant Energy System - Flight Model 1
Radiometers
CERES SCANNER
Clouds and the Earth's Radiant Energy System Scanner
CERES-FM2
Clouds and the Earth's Radiant Energy System - Flight Model 2
Radiometers
MODIS
Moderate-Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer
GEOSTATIONARY SATELLITES
IMAGING RADIOMETERS
IMAGING RADIOMETERS
Metadata Dates

Created on 2017-09-12
Last updated on 2022-06-13