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

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at the NASA Langley Research Center

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Version 1.20, Provisional

Project Title: 
Cloud-Aerosol LIdar with Orthogonal Polarization (CALIOP)
Spatial Coverage: 

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

Spatial Resolution: 

333 m

Temporal Coverage: 

03/01/2007 - 08/11/2007 *

Temporal Resolution: 

0.05 seconds

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Quality Summary: 
Lidar Attenuated Backscatter

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