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

CERES BDS Next Edition

CERES BDS Next Edition

Level 1B: CERES instantaneous footprint-level (20km nominal) ephemeris and instrument level data.

Description: CERES geolocated and calibrated TOA filtered radiances and other instrument data.

Products Temporal Resolution Spatial Resolution Temporal Coverage
BDS Aqua-FM3 Ed4

Instantaneous

Footprint

06/18/2002 - 07/31/2018

BDS Aqua-FM4 Ed4

Instantaneous

Footprint

06/18/2002 - 03/29/2005

BDS Terra-FM1 Ed4

Instantaneous

Footprint

02/29/2000 - 07/31/2018

BDS Terra-FM2 Ed4

Instantaneous

Footprint

03/01/2000 - 07/31/2018

CERES read software is product dependent. If read software is available, a "read software" tab will appear on the product landing page.