Non-Quality Controlled Lightning Imaging Sensor (LIS) on International Space Station (ISS) Provisional Backgrounds Vp0

Metadata Updated: August 9, 2018

The International Space Station (ISS) Lightning Imaging Sensor (LIS) datasets were collected by the LIS instrument on the ISS used to detect the distribution and variability of total lightning occurring in the Earth’s tropical and subtropical regions. These datasets consist of non-quality controlled science data, non-quality controlled background data, near-real time science data, and near-real time background data. This data collection can be used for severe storm detection and analysis, as well as for lightning-atmosphere interaction studies. The LIS instrument makes measurements during both day and night with high detection efficiency. The data are available in both HDF-4 and netCDF-4 formats, with corresponding browse images in GIF format.

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: No license information was provided. If this work was prepared by an officer or employee of the United States government as part of that person's official duties it is considered a U.S. Government Work.

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References

https://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/pub/lis/iss/data/backgrounds/nqc/
https://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/pub/lis/iss/doc/isslis_dataset.pdf
http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/LIS/ISSLIS/DATA104
https://lightning.nsstc.nasa.gov/data/data_iss_lis.html
http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JTECH-D-13-00177.1
http://eospso.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/eo_pdfs/May_June_2016_color%20508.pdf#page=4
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/JD094iD11p13329/abstract
http://lightning.nsstc.nasa.gov/bookshelf/pubs/atbd-lis-2000.pdf
https://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/home/about-ghrc/citing-ghrc-daac-data

Dates

Metadata Created Date August 9, 2018
Metadata Updated Date August 9, 2018

Metadata Source

Harvested from NASA Data.json

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Metadata Created Date August 9, 2018
Metadata Updated Date August 9, 2018
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Related Documents https://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/pub/lis/iss/data/backgrounds/nqc/, https://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/pub/lis/iss/doc/isslis_dataset.pdf, http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/LIS/ISSLIS/DATA104, https://lightning.nsstc.nasa.gov/data/data_iss_lis.html, http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/JTECH-D-13-00177.1, http://eospso.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/eo_pdfs/May_June_2016_color%20508.pdf#page=4, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/JD094iD11p13329/abstract, http://lightning.nsstc.nasa.gov/bookshelf/pubs/atbd-lis-2000.pdf, https://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/home/about-ghrc/citing-ghrc-daac-data
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