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 SSF1deg-Day/Month Legacy

CERES SSF1deg-Day/Month Legacy

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

Description: CERES temporally interpolated TOA fluxes (constant meteorology) and MODIS clouds.

Description: CERES temporally interpolated TOA fluxes (constant meteorology) and MODIS clouds.

Products Temporal Resolution Spatial Resolution Temporal Coverage
SSF1deg-Day Aqua Ed3A

Daily

Regional

07/2002 – 10/2016

SSF1deg-Day Terra Ed3A

Daily

Regional

03/2000 – 10/2016

SSF1deg-Month Aqua Ed3A

Monthly

Regional, Zonal, Global

07/2002 – 10/2016

SSF1deg-Month Terra Ed3A

Monthly

Regional, Zonal, Global

03/2000 – 10/2016

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