CER_SSF1deg-Month_Terra-MODIS_Edition3A

CER_SSF1deg-Month_Terra-MODIS_Edition3A

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  • Abstract
    CERES is a key component of the Earth Observing System (EOS) program. The CERES instruments provide radiometric measurements of the Earth's atmosphere from three broadband channels. The CERES missions are a follow-on to the successful Earth Radiation Budget Experiment (ERBE) mission. The first CERES instrument (PFM) was launched on November 27, 1997 as part of the Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM). Two CERES instruments (FM1 and FM2) were launched into polar orbit on board the EOS flagship Terra on December 18, 1999. Two additional CERES instruments (FM3 and FM4) were launched on board EOS Aqua on May 4, 2002. The newest CERES instrument (FM5) was launched on board the Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership (NPP) satellite on October 28, 2011.
  • DOI

    10.5067/TERRA/CERES/SSF1DEGMONTH_L3.003A

Data Identification Fields:

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    Data Dates
    Creation
    Last Revision
    Processing Level

    3

    Quality
    Collection Progress

    Complete

    Access Constraints

    4.0

    Not provided

    Metadata Associations
    Science Keywords
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • ATMOSPHERIC RADIATION
    • OUTGOING LONGWAVE RADIATION
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • CLOUDS
    • CLOUD MICROPHYSICS
    • CLOUD LIQUID WATER/ICE
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • CLOUDS
    • CLOUD PROPERTIES
    • CLOUD TOP HEIGHT
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • ATMOSPHERIC RADIATION
    • RADIATIVE FLUX
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • CLOUDS
    • CLOUD PROPERTIES
    • CLOUD BASE PRESSURE
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • CLOUDS
    • CLOUD PROPERTIES
    • CLOUD TOP PRESSURE
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE
    • SURFACE TEMPERATURE
    • SKIN TEMPERATURE
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • CLOUDS
    • CLOUD MICROPHYSICS
    • CLOUD DROPLET CONCENTRATION/SIZE
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • ATMOSPHERIC RADIATION
    • ALBEDO
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • CLOUDS
    • CLOUD MICROPHYSICS
    • CLOUD OPTICAL DEPTH/THICKNESS
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • CLOUDS
    • CLOUD PROPERTIES
    • CLOUD TOP TEMPERATURE
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • ATMOSPHERIC RADIATION
    • NET RADIATION
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • CLOUDS
    • CLOUD PROPERTIES
    • CLOUD HEIGHT
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • CLOUDS
    • CLOUD RADIATIVE TRANSFER
    • CLOUD EMISSIVITY
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • CLOUDS
    • CLOUD PROPERTIES
    • CLOUD BASE TEMPERATURE
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • ATMOSPHERIC RADIATION
    • LONGWAVE RADIATION
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • ATMOSPHERIC RADIATION
    • INCOMING SOLAR RADIATION
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • ATMOSPHERIC RADIATION
    • SHORTWAVE RADIATION
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • ATMOSPHERIC WINDS
    • SURFACE WINDS
    • WIND SPEED/WIND DIRECTION
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • CLOUDS
    • CLOUD PROPERTIES
    • CLOUD FRACTION
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE
    • SURFACE PRESSURE
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • ATMOSPHERIC WATER VAPOR
    • PRECIPITABLE WATER
    • EARTH SCIENCE
    • ATMOSPHERE
    • ATMOSPHERIC RADIATION
    • SOLAR IRRADIANCE
Other Descriptive Keywords
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Ancillary Keywords
  • WINDOW UNFILTERED RADIANCE
  • WINDOW FLUX
  • WATER PARTICLE RADIUS
  • VISIBLE OPTICAL DEPTH
  • VERTICAL ASPECT RATIO
  • TOA (TOP OF ATMOSPHERE) FLUX
  • SURFACE TYPES
  • SURFACE (RADIATIVE) FLUX
  • SHORTWAVE UNFILTERED RADIANCE
  • SHORTWAVE FLUX
  • LONGWAVE UNFILTERED RADIANCE
  • LONGWAVE FLUX
  • LIQUID WATER PATH
  • ICE WATER PATH
  • ICE PARTICLE DIAMETER
  • EOSDIS
  • CLOUD PARTICLE PHASE
  • CLOUD OVERLAP
  • CLOUD LAYER AREA
  • CLOUD INFRARED EMISSIVITY
  • CLOUD BASE PRESSURE
  • WINDOW UNFILTERED RADIANCE
  • WINDOW FLUX
  • WATER PARTICLE RADIUS
  • VISIBLE OPTICAL DEPTH
  • VERTICAL ASPECT RATIO
  • TOA (TOP OF ATMOSPHERE) FLUX
  • SURFACE TYPES
  • SURFACE (RADIATIVE) FLUX
  • SHORTWAVE UNFILTERED RADIANCE
  • SHORTWAVE FLUX
  • LONGWAVE UNFILTERED RADIANCE
  • LONGWAVE FLUX
  • LIQUID WATER PATH
  • ICE WATER PATH
  • ICE PARTICLE DIAMETER
  • CLOUD PARTICLE PHASE
  • CLOUD OVERLAP
  • CLOUD LAYER AREA
  • CLOUD INFRARED EMISSIVITY
  • CLOUD BASE PRESSURE
  • WINDOW UNFILTERED RADIANCE
  • WINDOW FLUX
  • WATER PARTICLE RADIUS
  • VISIBLE OPTICAL DEPTH
  • VERTICAL ASPECT RATIO
  • TOA (TOP OF ATMOSPHERE) FLUX
  • SURFACE TYPES
  • SURFACE (RADIATIVE) FLUX
  • SHORTWAVE UNFILTERED RADIANCE
  • SHORTWAVE FLUX
  • LONGWAVE UNFILTERED RADIANCE
  • LONGWAVE FLUX
  • LIQUID WATER PATH
  • ICE WATER PATH
  • ICE PARTICLE DIAMETER
  • CLOUD PARTICLE PHASE
  • CLOUD OVERLAP
  • CLOUD LAYER AREA
  • CLOUD INFRARED EMISSIVITY
  • CLOUD BASE PRESSURE
ISO Topic Categories
  • CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE

Acquisition Information Fields:

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Platforms
  • Earth Observation Satellites
    TERRA
    Instruments
    • CERES-FM1
    • CERES-FM2
Projects
Project Short Name Campaigns Project Dates
CERES No campaigns listed. No dates provided.

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Spatial Information Fields:

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    Coverage Type Zone Identifier Geometry Granule Representation
    HORIZONTAL CARTESIAN CARTESIAN
Location Keywords
    • GEOGRAPHIC REGION
    • GLOBAL

Data Centers

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  • NASA/LARC/SD/ASDC
    ARCHIVER
    Atmospheric Science Data Center, Science Directorate, Langley Research Center, NASA

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Data Contacts

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  • ASDC
    Metadata Author
    ASDC USER SERVICES

    NASA Langley Atmospheric Science Data Center
    User and Data Services
    NASA Langley Research Center
    Hampton, VA 23681-2199

  • DAVID, DR.
    Technical Contact
    DAVID, DR. KRATZ

    Mail Stop 420
    Atmospheric Sciences Research, Building 1250
    21 Langley Boulevard
    Hampton, VA 23681-2199

    • Email
    • (757) 864-5669
    • (757) 864-7996
  • NORMAN
    Investigator
    NORMAN LOEB

    Hampton, VA 23681-2199

  • PATRICK, DR.
    Technical Contact
    PATRICK, DR. MINNIS

    Atmospheric Sciences Research, Building 1250
    Mail Stop 420
    21 Langley Boulevard
    Hampton, VA 23681-2199

    • Email
    • (757) 864-5671
    • (757) 864-7996
  • ASDC
    Data Center Contact
    ASDC USER SERVICES

    NASA/LARC/SD/ASDC

    NASA Langley Atmospheric Science Data Center
    User and Data Services
    NASA Langley Research Center
    Hampton, VA 23681-2199

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