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MISR Level 2 TOA/Cloud Albedo parameters V002
Entry ID: MIL2TCAL2

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Summary
Abstract: The MISR Level 2 TOA/Cloud Albedo data product contains top-of-atmosphere (TOA) radiation and cloud information, including Reflecting Level Reference Altitude (RLRA), local albedo and bidirectional reflectance factors, referenced to the RLRA, view obscuration information, and texture indices, regional science classifiers, and coarse resolution restrictive and expansive albedos. The RLRA ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: MISR Science Team (David Diner, NASA/ASDC)
Dataset Title: MISR Level 2 TOA/Cloud Albedo parameters HDF-EOS File - Version 2
Dataset Series Name: MIL2TCAL
Dataset Release Date: 2009
Dataset Release Place: Hampton, VA, USA
Dataset Publisher: NASA Langley Research Center (LaRC) Atmospheric Science Data Center (ASDC)
Version: 2
Dataset Editor: D. Diner
Data Presentation Form: Digital Science Data
Online Resource: https://eosweb.larc.nasa.gov/project/misr/MIL2TCAL_table
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2000-03-01
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 35.2 km
Longitude Resolution: 35.2 km
Horizontal Resolution Range: 10 km - < 50 km or approximately .09 degree - < .5 degree
Temporal Resolution: about 15 orbits/day
Temporal Resolution Range: Daily - < Weekly
Data Center
Atmospheric Science Data Center, Science Directorate, Langley Research Center, NASA Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://eosweb.larc.nasa.gov/
Dataset ID: MISR Level 2 TOA/Cloud Albedo parameters V002

Data Center Personnel
Name: ASDC USER SERVICES
Phone: 757-864-8656
Email: support-asdc at earthdata.nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Langley Atmospheric Science Data Center
User and Data Services
NASA Langley Research Center
Mail Stop 157D
City: Hampton
Province or State: VA
Postal Code: 23681-2199
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online
Distribution Format: HDF and NetCDF
Fees: None
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 818-354-6319
Fax: 818-393-4616
Email: david.j.diner at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
4800 Oak Grove Drive
City: Pasadena
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 91109-8099
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Diner, D.J., J.C. Beckert, T.H. Reilly, C.J. Bruegge, J.E. Conel, R. Kahn, J.V.
Martonchik, T.P. Ackerman, R. Davies, S.A.W. Gerstl, H.R. Gordon, J-P. Muller,
R.B. Myneni, R.J. Sellers, B. Pinty, and M.M. Verstraete (1988). Multiangle
Imaging SpectroRadiometer (MISR) description and experiment
overview. IEEE Trans. Geosci. ... View entire text
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2013-07-29
Last DIF Revision Date: 2015-06-04
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