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GPM GROUND VALIDATION AIRBORNE SECOND GENERATION PRECIPITATION RADAR (APR-2) GCPEX V1
Entry ID: gpmapr2gcpex

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Summary
Abstract: The Second Generation Airborne Precipitation Radar (APR-2) is a dual-frequency (13 GHz and 35 GHz), Doppler, dual-polarization radar system. It has a downward looking antenna that performs cross track scans, covering a swath that is +/- 25 to each side of the aircraft path. Additional features include: simultaneous dual-frequency, matched beam operation at 13.4 and 35.6 GHz (same as GPM ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 46.7   S: 34.5   E: -68.0   W: -88.0

Data Set Citation
Version: 1
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2012-01-11
Stop Date: 2012-02-25
Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: 1.5 S CROSS-TRK SCAN
Instrument
Radar Ancillary Description
Extended Metadata Properties
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