National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Comparing to CloudSat Cloud Profiles. Tutorial. www.nasa.gov. Website. Go to http://www.cloudsat.cira.colostate.edu/dpcstatusQL.php. Information. This website shows vertical profiles of the atmosphere taken by the CloudSat radar.
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y = latitude
x = distance along orbit track
y = altitude
This is the cloud profile above land
This is the layout of the ground
This is another view to show how the
land, or in this case water, lays
Cloudsat can even see through thick clouds
But it cannot see dust or
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