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

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CALIPSO Ice Cloud Extinction

Ice Cloud Extinction Coefficient and Ice Water Content Histograms

Globally gridded & monthly averaged distributions of ice cloud extinction coefficients and ice water content

Products Temporal Resolution Spatial Resolution Temporal Coverage

Version 1.00, Standard


2° latitude, 5° longitude

06/13/2006 - 12/31/2016

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Introductory Material
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