GLAH08 Level-2 planetary boundary layer (PBL) and elevated aerosol layer heights data contains PBL heights, ground detection heights, and top and bottom heights of elevated aerosols from -1.5 km to 20.5 km (4 sec sampling rate) and from 20.5 km to 41 km (20 sec sampling rate). Each data granule has an associated browse product.
GLAS/ICESat L2 Global Planetary Boundary Layer and Elevated Aerosol Layer Heights (HDF5), Version 33
For information about Version 33, see the NSIDC ICESat Description of Data Releases page.
Data Set Tabs
- 2003-02-20 to 2009-10-11
N: 86, S: -86, E: 180, W: -180
- 60 m to 70 m x 60 m to 70 m
- Aerosols > Aerosol Particle Properties
- Altitude > Planetary Boundary Layer Height
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