Lidar observation at Nagasaki

NIES and Nagasaki University have been operating a compact lidar continuously at Nagasaki, Japan since February 2001.
Location: 129.86E, 32.78N

Specifications of the Nagasaki lidar
Wavelength (nm)532, 1064
Laser power (mJ)50(532), 100(1064)
Repetition rate (Hz)10
Diameter of telescope (cm)35
DirectionVertical (fixed)
ParameterBackscattering intensity(532, 1064)
Depolarization ratio(532)

Time-height indications of backscattering intensity and depolarization ratio

Recent 5 days (updated at 0900JST, everyday)

Recent profile (PNG)(Updated hourly)

Realtime Data Distribution System

Nagasaki (532 nm only) (with netCDF)

Asian Dust on March 15, 2001 0300UTC(1200JST)
Time-Height section March 14-16, 2001
Time-Height section March 19-21, 2001

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Last modified: Fri May 7 17:44:22 JST 2004