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GOES-16 Geostationary Lightning Mapper (GLM) Lightning Cluster-Filter Algorithm (LCFA) Data

Summary

This data set contains the lightning detection data from the GOES-16 satellite Geostationary Lightning Mapper (GLM) Lightning Cluster-Filter Algorithm (LFCA) during the period of RELAMPAGO operations. The data are in NetCDF files packed into daily tar files.

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  • 1.0 (2019-02-15)
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2018-06-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2019-01-31 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 52.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -52.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -180.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 0.00

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2019. GOES-16 Geostationary Lightning Mapper (GLM) Lightning Cluster-Filter Algorithm (LCFA) Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.26023/9TM4-4AEN-SR0J. Accessed 17 Sep 2021.

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