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Entry ID: CATS-ISS_L2O_N-M7.2-V3-00_05kmPro_V3-00

Abstract: The Cloud-Aerosol Transport System (CATS), launched on January 10, 2015, is a lidar remote sensing instrument that will provide range-resolved profile measurements of atmospheric aerosols and clouds from the International Space Station (ISS). CATS is intended to operate on-orbit for at least six months, and up to three years. CATS will provide vertical profiles at three wavelengths, orbiting ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 52.0   S: -52.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Release Date: 2018-10-31T00:00:00.000Z
Version: V3-00
Online Resource:
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2015-03-25
Stop Date: 2017-10-29
Access Constraints Not provided
Data Set Progress
Data Center
Atmospheric Science Data Center, Science Directorate, Langley Research Center, NASA Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 757-864-8656
Email: support-asdc at
Contact Address:
NASA Langley Atmospheric Science Data Center
User and Data Services
NASA Langley Research Center
Mail Stop 157D
City: Hampton
Province or State: VA
Postal Code: 23681-2199
Country: USA
Phone: (301) 614-6281
Email: matthew.j.mcgill at
Contact Address:
Greenbelt Road
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: Maryland
Postal Code: 20770
Country: United States
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2018-08-13
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-15