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Dataset

 

ESA Cloud Climate Change Initiative (Cloud CCI): L3C cloud properties from AVHRR on NOAA 18, Version 1.0

Status: Deprecated
Online Status: ONLINE
Publication State: Removed
Publication Date: 2016-01-12
Download Stats: last 12 months

THESE DATA HAVE BEEN REMOVED - RECORD FOR REFERENCE ONLY!
Abstract

Cloud properties derived from the AATSR instrument on ENVISAT by the ESA Cloud CCI project. The L3C dataset consists of data combined (averaged) from a single instrument into a global space-time grid, with a spatial resolution of 0.5 degrees lat/lon and a temporal resolution of 1 month.

This dataset is version 1.0 data from Phase 1 of the CCI project.

Citable as:  ESA Cloud CCI project team (2016): ESA Cloud Climate Change Initiative (Cloud CCI): L3C cloud properties from AVHRR on NOAA 18, Version 1.0. Centre for Environmental Data Analysis, date of citation. https://catalogue.ceda.ac.uk/uuid/8c00c1cfc04c4413bd5e623d3b0a314a
Abbreviation: Not defined
Keywords: ESA, CCI

Details

Previous Info:

2017-06-20 This data has been superceded by phase 2 CCI cloud data and has been removed from the archive. 2017-06-20 This data has been superceded by phase 2 CCI cloud data and has been removed from the archive.

Previously used record identifiers:
No related previous identifiers.
Access rules:
These data have been removed (see lineage statement for details).
Data lineage:

Data were processed by the ESA CCI Cloud project team and supplied to CEDA in the context of the ESA CCI open data portal project.

2017-06-20 These data were removed for the following reason:

File Format:
Data are netCDF formatted.

Process overview

  • long_name: Clouds
  • gcmd_url: http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P041/4/H333
  • gcmd_keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > Atmosphere > Clouds
  • names: http://vocab.ndg.nerc.ac.uk/term/P041/4/H333, EARTH SCIENCE > Atmosphere > Clouds

Co-ordinate Variables

Coverage
Temporal Range
Start time:
2007-01-01T00:00:00
End time:
2009-12-31T23:59:59
Geographic Extent

 
90.0000°
 
-180.0000°
 
180.0000°
 
-90.0000°