CALIPSO Lidar Level 2 1/3km cloud layer data V3-01
Entry ID: CAL_LID_L2_333mCLay-ValStage1-V3-01

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Abstract: CAL_lID_L2_333mCLay-ValStage1-V3-01 data are CALIPSO Lidar Level 2 1/3km (333m) cloud layer data.

Version 3.01 of the Lidar Level 2 data products is a significant improvement over previous versions. Major code and algorithm improvements include:
- the elimination of a bug in the cloud clearing code that caused a substantial overestimate of low cloud fraction in earlier data releases
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2006-06-13
Stop Date: 2009-02-16

Start Date: 2009-03-17
Stop Date: 2011-10-31
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 333 m
Longitude Resolution: 333 m
Horizontal Resolution Range: 250 meters - < 500 meters
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Data Center
Atmospheric Science Data Center, Science Directorate, Langley Research Center, NASA Supplemental Info
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Dataset ID: CAL_LID_L2_333mCLay-ValStage1-V3-01

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 757-864-8656
Email: support-asdc at
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
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Email: david.m.winker at
Contact Address:
NASA Langley Research Center
City: Hampton
Province or State: VA
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-06-17
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-05-07
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