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ERBE_S10N_WFOV_SF_ERBS_Regional_Edition4

ERBE_S10N_WFOV_SF_ERBS_Regional_Edition4

NOTE:
There is a data gap in 1993 and 1998 due to instrument issues (see section 1.3 in Data Quality Summary). These years have months of missing data, thus users need caution while using data from these years.

 

Project Title: 
MEaSUREs
Version: 
Edition 4
Level: 
L3
Platform: 
ERBS
Instrument: 
ERBE WFOV Nonscanner
Spatial Coverage: 

(-60, 60)(-180,180)

Spatial Resolution: 

10 x 10 deg grid

Temporal Coverage: 

01/01/1985 - 12/31/1998

Temporal Resolution: 

36 Day: 30N to 30S, 72 Day: 60S to 60N, 72 Day Annual: 60S to 60N, Daily: 60S to 60N

Earthdata Search: Order Data

Quality Summary: 
DOI: 

10.5067/ERBE/S10N_WFOV_SF_ERBS_Regional_Edition4
(see below for Data Citation information)

SHORTWAVE RADIATION
NET RADIATION
SOLAR RADIATION
OUTGOING LONGWAVE RADIATION

Earthdata Search: Order Data

ASDC Order Tool: Order Data

OPeNDAP Access: Order Data

Read software unavailable

To cite the data in publications:
ERBE Science Team, ERBE Long-Term TOA Data, Hampton, VA, USA: NASA Atmospheric Science Data Center (ASDC), Accessed <author citing data inserts date here> at doi: 10.5067/ERBE/S10N_WFOV_SF_ERBS_Regional_Edition4