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Entry ID: gpmceiliphx_1

Abstract: The GPM Ground Validation Vaisala Ceilometer IPHEx dataset provides vertical profiles of aerosol backscatter, boundary layer structure, and cloud detection status and height collected during the GPM Ground Validation Integrated Precipitation and Hydrology Experiment (IPHEx) by the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) ACHIEVE ground-based mobile laboratory. Data files in netCDF3 format are available for May 6, 2014 through June 16, 2014.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 35.56   S: 35.48   E: -83.04   W: -83.18

Data Set Citation
Version: 1
Other Citation Details: Tsay, Si-Chee , Adrian Loftus and Peter Pantina.2015. GPM GROUND VALIDATION VAISALA CEILOMETER IPHEx [indicate subset used]. Dataset available online from the NASA Global Hydrology Resource Center DAAC, Huntsville, Alabama, U.S.A. DOI:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2014-05-06
Stop Date: 2014-06-16
Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: Daily - < Weekly
CEILOMETERS Ancillary Description
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Data Set Progress
Distribution Format: netCDF-3
Fees: 0.0
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-08-08

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