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GPATS Lightning Data

Summary

This dataset contains lightning strike data from the High Altitude Ice Crystals - High Ice Water Content (HAIC-HIWC) project that took place in Darwin, Australia. The data is from the Australian Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) and originates from the Global Position and Tracking Systems (GPATS). The files are grouped into .zip files by month.

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2014-01-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2014-03-19 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 0.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -20.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: 110.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 160.00

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Australian Bureau of Meteorology. 2014. GPATS Lightning Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/384.013. Accessed 20 Sep 2019.

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