Solar radiation enters the Earth's atmosphere with a portion being scattered by clouds and aerosols.

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Processing, archiving and distributing Earth science data
at the NASA Langley Research Center

How do I order SRB data?

 Here are the basic steps to obtain SRB data:
1. Go to the SRB section of the ASDC's website: SRB page
2. Near the bottom of the page, you will see tabs marked:
3. Hourly Averages, Daily Averages, Monthly Averages, 3 Hourly Monthly Averages, Documentation
     Select your preferences of Averages: 3-hourly, Daily, Monthly, or 3-hourly averages:
4. Next, select the NetCDF or Binary link for the Shortwave or Longwave product.

    It will take you to a page with 3 datasets listed - please select the one you prefer.  

    This will take you to a page where you can click on the Order Data button for Earthdata Search tool


5. You will receive email with status updates and download instructions when the data is ready.