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

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  CALIPSO LIDAR L3 GEWEX Cloud Standard Product Release

CAL_IIR_L2_Swath-Beta-V3-40

CAL_IIR_L2_Swath-Beta-V3-40

Version 3.40, Beta

Project Title: 
CALIPSO
Discipline: 
Platform: 
CALIPSO
Instrument: 
Imaging Infrared Radiometer (IIR)
Spatial Coverage: 

(-90, 90)(-180,180)

Spatial Resolution: 

1 km

Temporal Coverage: 

12/01/2016 – 08/31/2018

Temporal Resolution: 

8.15 seconds

Earthdata Search: Order Data

Quality Summary: 
DOI: 

10.5067/IIR/CALIPSO/L2_Swath-Beta-V3-40
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Emissivity
Cloud Properties

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