Solar radiation enters the Earth's atmosphere with a portion being scattered by clouds and aerosols.

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DSCOVR_EPIC_L2_CLOUD_01

DSCOVR_EPIC_L2_CLOUD_01

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The EPIC Level 2 cloud products include Cloud Mask (CM), Cloud Effective Pressure (CEP), Cloud Effective Height (CEH), and Cloud Optical Thickness (COT). All the products are provided at the EPIC original temporal and special resolutions. CEP and CEH are provided for oxygen A- and B-bands, respectively.

Project Title: 
DSCOVR
Discipline: 
Version: 
V1
Level: 
L2
Platform: 
DEEP SPACE CLIMATE OBSERVATORY
Instrument: 
Enhanced Polychromatic Imaging Camera
Spatial Coverage: 

(-90, 90)(-180,180)

Spatial Resolution: 

24 km/pixels

Temporal Coverage: 

06/21/2015 - Present

Temporal Resolution: 

1 - 2 Hours

File Format: 
HDF-5

Earthdata Search: Order Data

DOI: 

10.5067/EPIC/DSCOVR/L2_Cloud_01
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