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GLAS/ICESat L2 Global Aerosol Vertical Structure Data (HDF5), Version 33
GLAH10 Level-2 aerosol vertical structure data contain the attenuation-corrected cloud and aerosol backscatter and extinction profiles at a 4 sec sampling rate for aerosols and a 1 sec rate for clouds. Each data granule has an associated browse product.
For information about Version 33, see the NSIDC ICESat Description of Data Releases page.
|Temporal Resolution:||1288 minute|
|Data Contributor(s):||David Hancock, H. Zwally, Robert Schutz, John Dimarzio|
|Metadata XML:||View Metadata Record|
As a condition of using these data, you must cite the use of this data set using the following citation. For more information, see our Use and Copyright Web page.Zwally, H. J., R. Schutz, D. Hancock, and J. Dimarzio. 2013. GLAS/ICESat L2 Global Aerosol Vertical Structure Data (HDF5), Version 33. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/ICESAT/GLAS/DATA203. [Date Accessed].
When you first open HDFView, the HDFView window appears with an empty tree and data panel.
The main window consists of six different components... read more