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

Entry ID: ORACLES_AerosolCloud_AircraftRemoteSensing_Data_1
Aerosols Clouds
DOI

10.5067/ASDC_DAAC/ORACLES_AerosolCloud_AircraftRemoteSensing_Data_1

Citation Styles for this Dataset
Keywords

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

File Format(s):

ICARTT , HDF5 , NetCDF-3 , NetCDF-4

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Spatial Information

spatial-coverage-map
Spatial Coverage: (S: -76, N: 45), (W: -126, E: 40)
Spatial Coverage Type: Horizontal Vertical
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 - 2019-03-23
Platforms

Jet
NASA ER-2
NASA Earth Resources-2
HSRL-2
RSP-2
Research Scanning Polarimeter - 2
Propeller
NASA P-3
RSP-2
Research Scanning Polarimeter - 2
RSP-1
Research Scanning Polarimeter - 1
HSRL-2
AMPR
Advanced Microwave Precipitation Radiometer
APR-3
Third Generation Airborne Precipitation Radar
Metadata Dates

Created on 2020-02-12
Last updated on 2023-05-23