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

CALIPSO IIR L1B Radiance Data

IIR Level 1B Radiance Data

Half orbit (Night and Day) geolocated, calibrated radiances data 

NOTE: Users are strongly cautioned against using Expedited data products as the basis for research findings or journal publications. Standard data sets only should be used for these purposes.
Products Temporal Reolution Spatial Resolution Temporal Coverage

Version 2.00, Standard

8.15 seconds

1 km

06/13/2006 - present


Version 1.12, Provisional

Expedited Data Set Information icon

8.15 seconds

1 km

11/01/2011 - present


Version 1.11, Provisional

8.15 seconds

1 km

11/05/2006 - 11/01/2011


Version 1.10, Provisional

8.15 seconds

1 km

6/13/2006 - 08/20/2008

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