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Portugal Lightning Detection Network (LDN) Data



This data set contains the lightning strike location and amplitude data from the Portugal Lightning Detection Network (LDN) collected during the Perdigao field season. There is a gap in the data set from 9-13 June 2017. These data are in JSON format.

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Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2017-08-14)
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2017-04-06 00:00:00
End datetime 2017-07-06 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 44.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 34.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -13.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -4.00

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Correia, S., Prior, V. 2017. Portugal Lightning Detection Network (LDN) Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 20 May 2024.

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