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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 Organization of Tropical East Pacific Convection (OTREC) field project operations. The data are in NetCDF files packed into daily tar files.

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Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2020-08-12)
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2019-08-03 00:00:00
End datetime 2019-10-07 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 15.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 2.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -90.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -73.00

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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. 2020. 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/PJQB-S6KY-GH0M. Accessed 18 Apr 2021.

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