|CERES CLoud Effects|
This computer-generated animation depicts the Clouds and the Earth's Radiant Energy System (CERES) instrument in operation. CERES measures the energy at the top of the atmosphere and estimates energy levels in the atmosphere and at the Earth's surface. Using information from very high resolution cloud-imaging instruments on the same spacecraft, CERES also will determine cloud properties, including cloud amount, altitude, thickness, and the size of the cloud particles.
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DLESE Catalog ID: NASA-Edmall-2667
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Contributor: Jeane Shanks
NASA Langley Research Center