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NCAR MicroPulse Differential Absorption Lidar (MPD) data


This dataset contains MicroPulse Differential Absorption Lidar (MPD) data collected during RELAMPAGO (Remote sensing of Electrification, Lightning, And Mesoscale/microscale Processes with Adaptive Ground Observations). The data was collected between October 25 and December 15, 2018, in Argentina.

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Additional information

Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2019-08-16)
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Spatial Type unknown
Frequency continuous
Language English
ISO Topic Categories
  • climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2018-10-25 00:00:00
End datetime 2018-12-15 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: -31.66738, Minimum (South) Latitude: -31.66739
Minimum (West) Longitude: -63.88278, Maximum (East) Longitude: -63.88277

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UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2019. NCAR MicroPulse Differential Absorption Lidar (MPD) data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 19 Sep 2020.

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