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National Lightning Detection Network (NLDN) Data

Summary

This data set contains the cloud-to-ground and in-cloud lightning data from the National Lightning Detection Network (NLDN).

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Access to this data set is limited to project Principal Investigators.

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Additional information

Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2019-01-30)
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Frequency continuous
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2019-01-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2022-07-04 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 90.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -90.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -180.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 180.00

Primary point of contact information

EOL Data Support <eol-datahelp@ucar.edu>

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Vaisala. 2019. National Lightning Detection Network (NLDN) Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.26023/DM44-HTHP-T104. Accessed 05 Jul 2022.

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