ORACLES Level 2
Entry Title: ORACLES Aerosol Cloud Aircraft Remote Sensing Data

Entry ID: ORACLES_AerosolCloud_AircraftRemoteSensing_Data_1
Field Campaigns
DOI

10.5067/ASDC_DAAC/ORACLES_AerosolCloud_AircraftRemoteSensing_Data_1

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Keywords

From GCMD Science Keywords:
  • AEROSOL EXTINCTION
  • AEROSOLS
  • AEROSOL OPTICAL DEPTH/THICKNESS
  • CLOUD TOP HEIGHT > CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • AEROSOL BACKSCATTER
  • CLOUD DROPLET DISTRIBUTION
  • CLOUD PROPERTIES
  • CLOUDS
Data Distribution

File Format(s):

ICARTT , HDF5 , Image (not GIF) , NetCDF-3 , NetCDF-4

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Spatial Information

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Spatial Coverage: (-35, 25), (-35, 25)
Spatial Coverage Type: Not provided
Coordinate System: Cartesian
Granule Spatial Representation: Cartesian
Locations

CONTINENT AFRICA SOUTHERN AFRICA GEOGRAPHIC REGION SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE OCEAN ATLANTIC OCEAN SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN VERTICAL LOCATION TROPOSPHERE
Temporal Information

Temporal Coverage: 2016-07-28 - 2018-10-27
Temporal Resolution: Variable
Platforms

Aircraft
NASA P-3
RSP-2
Research Scanning Polarimeter - 2
RSP-1
Research Scanning Polarimeter - 1
HSRL-2
High Spectral Resolution Lidar - 2
AMPR
Advanced Microwave Precipitation Radiometer
APR-3
Airborne Third Generation Precipitation Radar
NASA ER-2
NASA Earth Resources-2
HSRL-2
High Spectral Resolution Lidar - 2
RSP-2
Research Scanning Polarimeter - 2
Metadata Dates

Created on 2020-02-12
Last updated on 2021-04-13