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GPM PR on TRMM Reflectivity, Precipitation Characteristics and Rate, at Surface and Profile L2 1.5 hours V06 (GPM_2APR) at GES DISC
Entry ID: GPM_2APR_06


Summary
Abstract: This is the new (GPM-formated) TRMM product. It replaces the old TRMM_2A21,2A23,2A25
Version 06 is the current version of the data set. Older versions will no longer be available and have been superseded by Version 06.

This is the new, GPM-like, format for TRMM Precipitation Radar L2 data that now incorporates what was known as 2A21, 2A23 and 2A25 datasets.

The primary purpose of 2A21 is to ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 38.0   S: -38.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM)
Dataset Title: GPM PR on TRMM Reflectivity, Precipitation Characteristics and Rate, at Surface and Profile L2 1.5 hours V06
Dataset Series Name: GPM_2APR
Dataset Release Date: 2018-07-03T00:00:00.000Z
Dataset Release Place: Greenbelt, MD
Dataset Publisher: Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center (GES DISC)
Version: 06
Data Presentation Form: Digital Science Data
Online Resource: https://disc.gsfc.nasa.gov/datacollection/GPM_2APR_06.html
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1997-12-07
Stop Date: 2015-04-01
Platform
start here with 1 in span in link Ancillary Description
Quality A Table structure (called Scan Status) is included in the HDF file, containing entries on a scan-by-scan basis. These entries include a geolocation flag and a data quality flag, indicating the percentage of pixels along each scan with values within a pre-defined range.
Access Constraints None
Ancillary Keywords
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: 30.0 MB
Distribution Format: HDF5
Fees: None
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +81-115-71-5111
Email: awaka at de.htokai.ac.jp
Contact Address:
Hokkaido Tokai University
Department of Electronics and Information Engineering
Minami-ku, Minami-sawa, 5-1-1-1
City: Sapporo
Province or State: Hokkaido
Postal Code: 005-8601
Country: JAPAN
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Publications/References
Taylor I.J., G.M. Heymsfield, R. Meneghini, and L.S. Miller (1997-01-01T00:00:00.000Z), Correction of sampling errors in ocean surface cross-sectional estimates from nadir-looking weather radar., J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol, 14, 203-210
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2018-06-15
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-02-11




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