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US Precision Lightning Network (USPLN) Midwest Lightning Strike Imagery [WSI]

Summary

This data set contains 5 minute maps of lightning strikes over the north central United States from the USPLN (United States Precision Lightning Network) operated by WSI. The imagery were developed by NCAR/EOL.

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Spatial Type raster
Frequency 5 minute
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2009-10-13 01:01:00
End datetime 2010-03-10 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 49.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 36.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -103.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -85.00

Primary point of contact information

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Stossmeister, G. 2010. US Precision Lightning Network (USPLN) Midwest Lightning Strike Imagery. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/113.050. Accessed 21 Nov 2019.

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