GOES-16 Geostationary Lightning Mapper Lightning Cluster-Filter Algorithm Data

This data set contains the lightning detection data from the GOES-16 satellite Geostationary Lightning Mapper (GLM) during the period of TORUS_2019 operations. The data are in NetCDF files packed into daily tar files.

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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  2019-05-16T00:00:00Z
    End:  2019-06-19T23:59:59Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 2019-05-16T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 2019-06-19T23:59:59Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 52.00000
Bounding Box South Lat -52.00000
Bounding Box West Long -180.00000
Bounding Box East Long 0.00000
Spatial Representation N/A
Spatial Resolution N/A
Related Links

Documentation #1 : GOES-R_Users_Guide_AppX.pdf

Documentation #2 : GOES-R_Users_Guide_V1.pdf

Documentation #3 : GOES-R_Users_Guide_V2.pdf

Documentation #4 : GOES-R_Users_Guide_V3.pdf

Documentation #5 : GOES-R_Users_Guide_V4.pdf

Documentation #6 : GOES-R_Users_Guide_V5.pdf

Additional Information N/A
Resource Format TAR: Unix Tape ARchive (TAR) Format File (application/x-tar)
Standardized Resource Format Archive
Asset Size 15608 MB
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Access Constraints none
Software Implementation Language N/A

Resource Support Name EOL Data Support
Resource Support Email datahelp@eol.ucar.edu
Resource Support Organization UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Distributor UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Metadata Contact Name EOL Data Support
Metadata Contact Email datahelp@eol.ucar.edu
Metadata Contact Organization UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory

Author UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2019-06-28T14:47:17
Digital Object Identifier (DOI) https://doi.org/10.26023/7RX1-V8X6-RH0H
Alternate Identifier 577.008
Resource Version 1.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2024-02-07T22:44:08Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::577.008
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. (2019). GOES-16 Geostationary Lightning Mapper Lightning Cluster-Filter Algorithm Data. 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.26023/7RX1-V8X6-RH0H. Accessed 01 March 2024.

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