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GOES-16 GLM LCFA Data

Summary

This data set contains the lightning detection data from the GOES-16 satellite Geostationary Lightning Mapper (GLM) during the period of VORTEX-SE 2018 operations. The data are in NetCDF files packed into daily tar files.

Archive note

The GLM L2 LCFA products at the time of VORTEX-SE 2018 were declared to have reached provisional validation maturity. Please keep in mind that these products have not been fully validated.

Data access

  • ORDER data for delivery by FTP

Additional information

Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2018-04-18)
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Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2018-03-10 00:00:00
End datetime 2018-04-15 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

Primary point of contact information

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2018. GOES-16 GLM LCFA Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6HX1BGP. Accessed 26 Jan 2020.

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