Datastream : DLCAL1

Doppler Lidar - calibration scan 1

Active Dates
2010.10.30 - 2014.10.21

Measurement Categories
Aerosols, Cloud Properties

Originating Instrument
Doppler Lidar (DL)

Measurements

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Measurement Units Variable
Altitude above mean sea level m alt
Attenuated backscatter 1/(m sr) attenuated_backscatter ( time, range )
Azimuth relative to true north degrees azimuth ( time )
Base time in Epoch seconds since 1970-1-1 0:00:00 0:00 base_time
Beam elevation degrees elevation ( time )
Intensity (signal to noise ratio + 1) unitless intensity ( time, range )
North latitude degree_N lat
East longitude degree_E lon
Quality check results on field: Radial velocity unitless qc_radial_velocity ( time, range )
Quality check results on field: Time offset from midnight unitless qc_time ( time )
Radial velocity m/s radial_velocity ( time, range )
Distance from Lidar to center of range gate m range ( range )
Beam azimuth relative to Lidar home point degrees relative_azimuth ( time )
Time offset from midnight time ( time )
Time offset from base_time time_offset ( time )

Locations

Eastern North Atlantic
ENAC1 Browse Data Browse PlotsGraciosa Island, Azores, Portugal
Southern Great Plains
SGPC1 Browse DataCentral Facility, Lamont, OK retired
SGPS01 Browse DataSupplemental 1, Lamont, OK retired
Tropical Western Pacific
TWPC3 Browse DataCentral Facility, Darwin, Australia retired
 retired = Originating instrument has been retired at this location

Contact(s)

Rob Newsom
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
(509) 372-6020
rob.newsom@pnnl.gov