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

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

ACR3L2SC

ACR3L2SC

Level 2 Shutter Cycle data

Project Title: 
ACRIM III
Discipline: 
Level: 
L2
Platform: 
ACRIMSAT spacecraft
Instrument: 
Active cavity radiometer solar monitoring sensors
Temporal Coverage: 

04/05/2000 - 03/05/2013

File Format: 
HDF-EOS

Earthdata Search: Order Data

DOI: 

10.5067/ACRIMSAT/ACRIMIII/ACR3L2SC_L2.001
(see below for Data Citation information)

Solar Irradiance

Search and Order: Earthdata Search 

FTP Access: Data Pool

To cite the data in publications:
AcrimSat Science Team, ACRIMSAT Level 2, Shutter Cycle, version 1, Hampton, VA, USA: NASA Atmospheric Science Data Center (ASDC), Accessed <author citing data inserts date here> at doi: 10.5067/ACRIMSAT/ACRIMIII/ACR3L2SC_L2.001