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

ISCCP DX Legacy Products

ISCCP DX Legacy Products

International Satellite Cloud Climatology Project (ISCCP) focuses on the distribution and variation of cloud radiative properties to improve the understanding of the effects of clouds on climate, the radiation budget, and the long-term global hydrologic cycle.

Products Temporal Resolution Spatial Resolution Temporal Coverage
ISCCP DX NAT

Pixel Level Product, NATIVE file format

3-hourly

30km pixels

07/01/1983 - 12/31/2009

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