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CTW: Scanning Aerosol Backscatter Lidar (SABL) - Field Dorade Format


This data set includes SABL lidar field dorade data while operated on the NCAR Research Aviation Facility (RAF) C-130 aircraft (Tail Number: N130AR) during the Coastally Trapped Waves (CTW) project.

Data should be ordered by day/time.

20-May-96 __:__ 20-May-96 __:__ TF01; Boulder area

24-May-96 __:__ 24-May-96 __:__ TF02; Boulder area

28-May-96 __:__ 28-May-96 __:__ TF03

29-May-96 __:__ 29-May-96 __:__ TF04; Boulder area

30-May-96 __:__ 30-May-96 __:__ FF01

02-Jun-96 17:48 03-Jun-96 02:08 RF01

07-Jun-96 16:24 08-Jun-96 01:18 RF02

11-Jun-96 __:__ 11-Jun-96 __:__ RF03A

11-Jun-96 22:39 12-Jun-96 01:40 RF03B

12-Jun-96 16:07 13-Jun-96 00:25 RF04

17-Jun-96 16:58 17-Jun-96 20:52 RF05A

17-Jun-96 21:09 18-Jun-96 01:50 RF05B

19-Jun-96 17:09 19-Jun-96 23:06 RF06

21-Jun-96 17:15 22-Jun-96 01:19 RF07

23-Jun-96 17:10 24-Jun-96 01:40 RF08

26-Jun-96 17:13 26-Jun-96 22:32 RF09A

26-Jun-96 23:01 27-Jun-96 01:45 RF09B

29-Jun-96 19:31 30-Jun-96 02:21 RF10

01-Jul-96 17:05 01-Jul-96 23:00 RF11

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1996-05-20 20:35:00
End datetime 1996-07-01 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 43.40, Minimum (South) Latitude: 34.198
Minimum (West) Longitude: -126.621, Maximum (East) Longitude: -120.111

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Morley, B. 2014. CTW: Scanning Aerosol Backscatter Lidar (SABL) - Field Dorade Format. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 26 Nov 2020.

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