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KIT Atmonsys Lidar Aerosol Backscatter Coefficients



KIT vertical staring elastic backscatter aerosol lidar channel for aerosol backscatter coefficients @532nm for the CHEESEHEAD field project are included in this dataset. The lidar was only operated if personnel present at site and no operations were performed during rain. For data availability see the chart at the end of the readme document.

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Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2022-07-11)
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2019-08-23 00:00:00
End datetime 2022-09-29 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 45.9454, Minimum (South) Latitude: 45.9454
Minimum (West) Longitude: -90.2731, Maximum (East) Longitude: -90.2731

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Speidel, J., Vogelmann, H. 2022. KIT Atmonsys Lidar Aerosol Backscatter Coefficients. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 19 Jun 2024.

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