DSCOVR Level 2
Entry Title: DSCOVR EPIC Level 2 Cloud Version 03

Entry ID: DSCOVR_EPIC_L2_CLOUD_03
Aerosols Clouds Radiation Budget
DOI

10.5067/EPIC/DSCOVR/L2_CLOUD_03

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Keywords

From GCMD Science Keywords:
  • CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • TROPOSPHERIC/MID-LEVEL CLOUDS (OBSERVED/ANALYZED)
  • TROPOSPHERIC/LOW LEVEL CLOUDS (OBSERVED/ANALYZED)
  • CONVECTIVE CLOUDS/SYSTEMS (OBSERVED/ANALYZED)
  • CLOUD TYPES
  • TROPOSPHERIC/HIGH-LEVEL CLOUDS (OBSERVED/ANALYZED)
  • CLOUD DROPLET DISTRIBUTION
  • CLOUDS
  • CLOUD DYNAMICS
  • CLOUD RADIATIVE TRANSFER
  • CLOUD MICROPHYSICS
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Spatial Information

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Spatial Coverage: (-90, 90), (-180, 180)
Spatial Coverage Type: Not provided
Longitude Resolution: 20 km
Latitude Resolution: 20 km
Horizontal Resolution Range: 10 km - < 50 km or approximately .09 degree - < .5 degree
Coordinate System: Cartesian
Granule Spatial Representation: Cartesian
Locations

CONTINENT OCEAN VERTICAL LOCATION AFRICA ANTARCTICA ASIA AUSTRALIA/NEW ZEALAND SOUTH AMERICA BOUNDARY LAYER LAND SURFACE SEA SURFACE TROPOSPHERE GLOBAL
Temporal Information

Temporal Coverage: 2015-06-13 - Present
Temporal Resolution: 13-22 per day
Platforms

Solar/Space Observation Satellites
DSCOVR
Deep Space Climate Observatory
EPIC
Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera
Metadata Dates

Created on 2020-12-14
Last updated on 2021-03-08