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

  CALIPSO LIDAR L3 GEWEX Cloud Standard Product Release

GEWEX Cloud Standard

GEWEX Cloud Standard

The CALIOP Level 3 GEWEX Cloud Standard monthly product reports global distributions of cloud amount and cloud top as averages and histograms on a uniform 2-dimentional (2D) spatial grid

Products Temporal Resolution Spatial Resolution Temporal Coverage
CAL_LID_L3_GEWEX_Cloud-Standard-V1-00

Version 1.00, Standard

Monthly

1° latitude 1° longitude

06/01/2006 - Present

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