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 Level 3 FLASHFlux Legacy

Level 3: Spatially (1°x1° lat/lon regional, 1° zonal & global) and temporally (daily, monthly, etc.) averaged fluxes and clouds.

Description: Near real-time daily averaged CERES observed TOA fluxes, parameterized surface fluxes, and MODIS clouds to be used only until CERES SSF1deg products become available. Not of climate quality or to be appended with any other CERES dataset.