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 L1 WFC 1km Native Science Data

1 km Native Science Data

1 km Native Science 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 3.02, Provisional

0.1488 seconds

1 km

01/01/2013 - present


Version 3.02, Validated Stage 1

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0.1488 seconds

1 km

11/01/2011 - present


Version 3.01, Validated Stage 1

0.1488 seconds

1 km

6/13/2006 - 02/16/2009, 03/17/2009 - 10/31/2011


Version 1.10, Provisional

0.1488 seconds

1 km

06/13/2006 - 09/21/2010