DISCOVER-AQ Level 2
Entry Title: DISCOVER-AQ UC-12 Aircraft HSRL Aerosol Measurements

Entry ID: DISCOVER-AQ_Aircraft_Remote_Sensing_Aerosol_Data_1
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Description

DISCOVER-AQ_Aircraft_Remote_Sensing_Aerosol_Data are NASA UC-12 aircraft HSRL measurements of extinction, backscattering, and depolarization profiles at 1064 and 532 nm made during the first deployment of the Deriving Information on Surface Conditions from Column and Vertically Resolved Observations (DISCOVER-AQ). Data collection is complete.

DOI

10.5067/ASDC_DAAC/DISCOVER-AQ/0004

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Keywords

From GCMD Science Keywords:
  • AEROSOL BACKSCATTER
  • AEROSOLS
  • AEROSOL PARTICLE PROPERTIES
  • AIR QUALITY
  • AEROSOL OPTICAL DEPTH/THICKNESS
  • Airborne Science Data
  • Navigational Data
Data Distribution

File Format(s):

HDF5

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Spatial Information

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Spatial Coverage: (28.28, 39.77), (-123.86, -74.71)
Spatial Coverage Type: Horizontal
Coordinate System: Cartesian
Granule Spatial Representation: Cartesian
Locations

NORTH AMERICA
Temporal Information

Temporal Coverage: 2011-07-01 - 2013-09-04
Temporal Resolution: Variable
Platforms

Aircraft
AIRCRAFT
HSRL
High Spectral Resolution Lidar
Metadata Dates

Created on 2014-03-25
Last updated on 2020-11-09