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World Wide Lightning Location Network (WWLLN) Data

Summary

This data set contains global lightning location data from the World Wide Lightning Location Network (WWLLN) for the DYNAMO time period. The data are in a comma-delimited ASCII format. These data were provided by Dr. Robert Holzworth at the University of Washington.

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Frequency 10 minute
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2011-10-04 11:00:00
End datetime 2012-03-31 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:

Holzworth, R., University of Washington. 2012. World Wide Lightning Location Network (WWLLN) Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/347.034. Accessed 22 Jul 2019.

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