GOES-R PLT Oklahoma Lightning Mapping Array (LMA) V1Entry ID: goesrpltoklma_1
Abstract: The GOES-R PLT Oklahoma Lightning Mapping Array (LMA) dataset consists of total lightning data measured from the Oklahoma LMA (OKLMA) network during the GOES-R Post Launch Test (PLT) airborne science field campaign. The GOES-R PLT airborne science field campaign took place in support of the post-launch product validation of the Advanced Baseline Imager (ABI) and the Geostationary Lightning Mapper (GLM). The LMA measures the arrival time of radiation from a lightning discharge at multiple stations and locates the sources of radiation to produce a three-dimensional map of total lightning activity. These data files are available in compressed ASCII files and are available from March 1, 2017 through June 1, 2017.
Data Set Citation
Other Citation Details: MacGorman, Don and Alex Fierro.2019. GOES-R PLT Oklahoma Lightning Mapping Array (LMA) [indicate subset used]. Dataset available online from the NASA Global Hydrology Resource Center DAAC, Huntsville, Alabama, U.S.A. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/GOESRPLT/LMA/DATA501
Dataset DOI: 10.5067/GOESRPLT/LMA/DATA501
Start Date: 2017-03-01Stop Date: 2017-06-01
Temporal Resolution: 1 minute - < 1 hour
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Data Set Progress
Distribution Format: ASCII
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-03-20