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  CALIPSO IIR V4.20 L2 Product Release Announcement

CAL_LID_L2_PSCMask-Prov-V1-10

CAL_LID_L2_PSCMask-Prov-V1-10

Version 1.10, Provisional

Project Title: 
CALIPSO
Discipline: 
Version: 
V1
Level: 
L2
Platform: 
CALIPSO
Instrument: 
Cloud-Aerosol Lidar with Orthogonal Polarization (CALIOP)
Spatial Coverage: 

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

Spatial Resolution: 

5 km

Temporal Coverage: 

12/01/2016 – present

Temporal Resolution: 

0.74 seconds

Earthdata Search: Order Data

Quality Summary: 
DOI: 

10.5067/CALIOP/CALIPSO/CAL_LID_L2_PSCMask-Prov-V1-10
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Polar Stratospheric Clouds

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