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 L2 Aerosol

Lidar Level 2 Aerosol Data

Data Type Description

Layer Data

Aerosol properties reported by layers

Profile Data

Aerosol properties reported by profiles

Project Documentation

Product Specific Documentation

Introductory Material
Product Specifics