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GOSAT Level 3 global reflectance distribution (clear-sky)(CAI) product
Entry ID: GOSAT_Level3_of_TANSO-CAI_reflectance

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Abstract: The CAI Level 3 radiance distribution data product is prepared in a three-day cycle; the CAI radiance data collected during the three-day period are assembled to give a global cloud distribution map.
Related URL
Description: GOSAT User Interface Gateway (GUIG)

Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: NIES
Dataset Title: GOSAT Level 3 global reflectance distribution (clear-sky)(CAI) product
Dataset Release Date: 2009-04-06
Version: Latest Version
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2009-04-06
Data Resolution
Horizontal Resolution Range: 10 km - < 50 km or approximately .09 degree - < .5 degree
TANSO-CAI Ancillary Description
Originating Center
Data Center
Satellite Applications and Operations Center, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, Japan Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Email: RD-MOS at
Contact Address:
2-1-1, Sengen
City: Tsukuba-city
Province or State: Ibaraki
Postal Code: 305-8505
Country: Japan
Distribution Media: Online Download
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2012-08-21
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18

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