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CALIPSO Lidar Level 2 5km cloud profile data V2-02
Entry ID: CAL_LID_L2_05kmCPro-Beta-V2-02

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Abstract: CAL_LID_L2_05kmCPro-Beta-V2-02 data are CALIPSO Lidar Level 2 Cloud Profile data.

Version 2.02 of the Level 2 data products is a maintenance release that implements the following changes.
- Corrections were made to the code used to interpolate the GMAO meteorological data products to the CALIPSO orbit tracks.
- The Cabannes backscattering cross-sections used to derive the molecular scattering ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2008-09-14
Stop Date: 2009-02-16

Start Date: 2009-03-17
Stop Date: 2010-03-28
Data Set Progress
Data Center
Atmospheric Science Data Center, Science Directorate, Langley Research Center, NASA Supplemental Info
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Dataset ID: CAL_LID_L2_05kmCPro-Beta-V2-02

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
Distribution Format: HDF and NetCDF
Phone: 757-864-6747
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: 2014-05-06
Last DIF Revision Date: 2015-04-08