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GPM AMSU-B on NOAA17 (GPROF) Climate-based Radiometer Precipitation Profiling L2 1.5 hours 16 km V05 (GPM_2AGPROFNOAA17AMSUB) at GES DISC
Entry ID: GPM_2AGPROFNOAA17AMSUB_CLIM_05


Summary
Abstract: Version 5 is the current version of the data set. Version 4 is no longer available and has been superseded by Version 5.

The 'CLIM' products differ from their 'regular' counterparts (without the 'CLIM' in the name) by the ancillary data they use. They are Climate-Reference products, which requires homogeneous ancillary data over the climate time series. Hence, the ECMWF-Interim (European Centre ... View entire text
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Description: GPM AMSU-B on NOAA17 (GPROF) Climate-based Radiometer Precipitation Profiling L2 1.5 hours 16 km (GPM_2AGPROFNOAA17AMSUB)
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: GPM Science Team
Dataset Title: GPM AMSU-B on NOAA17 (GPROF) Climate-based Radiometer Precipitation Profiling L2 1.5 hours 16 km V05
Dataset Series Name: GPM_2AGPROFNOAA17AMSUB
Dataset Release Date: 2018-02-12T00:00:00.000Z
Dataset Release Place: Greenbelt, MD, USA
Dataset Publisher: Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center (GES DISC)
Version: 05
Data Presentation Form: Digital Science Data
Online Resource: https://disc.gsfc.nasa.gov/datacollection/GPM_2AGPROFNOAA17AMSUB_CL...
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2002-06-28
Stop Date: 2009-12-18
Platform
start here with 1 in span in link Ancillary Description
Quality The L1C products contain brightness temperatures that have been intercalibrated to a common basis and are no longer the original instrument brightness temperatures. Channels not relevant to precipitation retrievals are not included. The recalibration for most radiometers is a simple 2-point, linear adjustment. For the water vapor sounding channels, this is a simple offset. In the case of AMSR2, ... View entire text
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints The data in the 1AGMI file are not calibrated at all. Do not use these data unless they can be correctly calibrated and interpreted.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center (formerly Goddard DAAC), Global Change Data Center, Earth Sciences Division, Science and Exploration Directorate, Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: https://disc.gsfc.nasa.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: GES DISC HELP DESK SUPPORT GROUP
Phone: 301-614-5224
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: gsfc-help-disc at lists.nasa.gov
Contact Address:
Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center
Code 610.2
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online Archive
Distribution Size: 24.0 MB
Distribution Format: HDF5
Fees: None
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 301-614-6308
Fax: 301-614-5492
Email: George.J.Huffman at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Mailstop 612
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2018-02-05
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-02-11




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