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SABL: Scanning Aerosol Backscatter Lidar - Field Dorade Format [B.Morley,NCAR/RSF]


This dataset contains Scanning Aerosol Backscatter Lidar (SABL) data obtained aboard the NCAR/NSF C-130 aircraft during the ACE-ASIA project. The data are in field dorade format.

Data should be ordered by date/time, given the following flights.

Ferry Flights:

010322_2128 010324_0246 010327_2028 010329_0234

Research Flights:

RF01: 010330_2340 RF07: 010412_0003 RF12: 010422_22:52

RF02: 010401_2353 RF08: 010413_0017 RF14: 010425_0010

RF04: 010406_0038 RF09: 010417_0012 RF15: 010427_0040

RF05: 010408_0318 RF10: 010417_23:52 RF16: 01010429_23:52

RF06: 010411_0012 RF11: 010420_0001 RF17: 010430_23:58

RF18: 010502_0020

RF19: 010503_2343

Ferry Flights:

FF1: 010507_1349 FF2: 010508_2159 FF3: 010510_1756

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Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2014-03-10)
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2001-03-22 21:28:00
End datetime 2001-05-11 15:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 50.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 10.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: 100.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 170.00

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2014. SABL: Scanning Aerosol Backscatter Lidar - Field Dorade Format. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 31 Oct 2020.

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