CERES Level 2
Entry Title: Fast Longwave And SHortwave Fluxes (FLASHflux) Clouds and Radiative Swath (SSF) data in HDF

Entry ID: FLASH_SSF_Aqua-FM3-MODIS_Version3C
Clouds Radiation Budget
DOI

10.5067/AQUA/CERES/FLASH_SSF-FM3-MODIS_L2.003C

View Citations
Resources and Documentation

Earthdata Forum

GOTO WEB TOOL
PROJECT HOME PAGE

CERES project home page

FLASHFlux home page

VIEW RELATED INFORMATION
Keywords

From GCMD Science Keywords:
  • CLOUD TOP PRESSURE > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • SKIN TEMPERATURE > SURFACE TEMPERATURE
  • TOTAL PRECIPITABLE WATER > WATER VAPOR INDICATORS
  • EMISSIVITY
  • SHORTWAVE RADIATION
  • LONGWAVE RADIATION
  • CLOUD FRACTION > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • CLOUD BASE HEIGHT > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • CLOUD MIDLAYER TEMPERATURE > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • CLOUD BASE PRESSURE > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • NET RADIATION
  • OUTGOING LONGWAVE RADIATION
  • HUMIDITY > WATER VAPOR INDICATORS
  • RADIATIVE FLUX
  • Along-Track
  • Cloud Base Pressure
  • Cloud Infrared Emissivity
  • Cloud Layer Area
  • Cloud Overlap
  • Cloud Particle Phase
  • Cloud Top Pressure
  • Ice Particle Diameter
  • Ice Water Path
  • Liquid Water Path
  • Longwave (LW) Flux
  • Longwave (LW) Unfiltered Radiance
  • OLR (Outgoing Longwave Radiation)
  • Shortwave (SW) Filtered Radiance
  • Shortwave (SW) Flux
  • Shortwave (SW) Unfiltered Radiance
  • Surface (Radiative) Flux
  • Surface Type
  • TOA (Top of Atmosphere) Flux
  • Total Filtered Radiance
  • Vertical Aspect Ratio
  • Visible Optical Depth
  • Water Particle Radius
  • Window (Wn) Region Flux
  • Window (WN) Unfiltered Radiance
  • Cloud Effective Pressure
  • Cloud Effective Temperature
  • Total-Sky Fluxes
Data Distribution

File Format(s):

HDF4

Note: "Get Dataset" is a link to our recommended order method. The down arrow will show you additional options.

Spatial Information

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

GLOBAL
Temporal Information

Temporal Coverage: 2016-11-30 - Present
Temporal Resolution: Hourly
Platforms

Earth Observation Satellites
AQUA
Earth Observing System, AQUA
CERES SCANNER
Clouds and the Earth's Radiant Energy System Scanner
CERES-FM3
Clouds and the Earth's Radiant Energy System - Flight Model 3
Terra
Earth Observing System, TERRA (AM-1)
CERES-FM1
Clouds and the Earth's Radiant Energy System - Flight Model 1
CERES SCANNER
Clouds and the Earth's Radiant Energy System Scanner
Metadata Dates

Created on 2017-03-09
Last updated on 2020-08-04