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UAH LTG IDL Library

IDL Routines from Phillip Bitzer and UAH Lightning Group

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ltg/nldn/

nldn_pulse__define.pro

Lightning, NLDN


This provides a structure definition for NLDN data. This should also work for GLD360 data. The tags are:

date string the date, matching the format in the file time string the time, in the format HH:MM:SS.sss lat double the latitude of the location of the stroke lon double polarity float multiplicity integer semimajor_axis float semiminor_axis float axis_ratio float azimuth_angle float chi_sq float num_sensors flash_type string 'C' for a cloud "stroke", "G" for a ground stroke unix_time double the unix time for the stroke

Author information

Author

Phillip M. Bitzer, University of Alabama in Huntsville, pm.bitzer "AT" uah.edu

History

Modification History:

Released into the wild, based on legacy code: Mar 9, 2015 Er, forgot to change the name of the structure. D'oh! 20150319

Class description for nldn_pulse

Routines

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nldn_pulse__define

Definition of the structure used for NLDN data.

File attributes

Modification date: Tue Dec 15 10:23:59 2015
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