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LIGHTNING DETECTION AND RANGING (LDAR) RAW DATA V1
Entry ID: ldarraw_1


Summary
Abstract: Lightning Detection and Ranging (LDAR) Raw data consists of level 1 lightning data collected from February 25, 1997 through June 11, 2008. The LDR system is located at the Kennedy Space Center. The center latitude and longitude of the LDAR network is 28.5387 and -80.6428. All x, y, and z values represent distance (in meters) from this location. LDAR is a volumetric lightning mapping system providing near real-time location of lightning in support of Space Shuttle operations. These data are in ASCII format.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 31.0   S: 26.0   E: -78.0   W: -83.0

Data Set Citation
Version: 1
Other Citation Details: Blakeslee, Richard J., Monte Bateman and Douglas M. Mach.1997. LIGHTNING DETECTION AND RANGING (LDAR) RAW DATA [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/LIS/LDAR/DATA101
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1997-02-28
Stop Date: 2008-06-11
Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: Daily - < Weekly
Instrument
RF ANTENNA Ancillary Description
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Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Distribution
Distribution Format: Binary
Fees: 0.0
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-08-20


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