Articles | Volume 8, issue 7
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-8-2927-2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-8-2927-2015
Research article
 | 
22 Jul 2015
Research article |  | 22 Jul 2015

MISR empirical stray light corrections in high-contrast scenes

J. A. Limbacher and R. A. Kahn

Related authors

MISR research-aerosol-algorithm refinements for dark water retrievals
J. A. Limbacher and R. A. Kahn
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 7, 3989–4007, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-7-3989-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-7-3989-2014, 2014
Short summary
Aerosol airmass type mapping over the Urban Mexico City region from space-based multi-angle imaging
F. Patadia, R. A. Kahn, J. A. Limbacher, S. P. Burton, R. A. Ferrare, C. A. Hostetler, and J. W. Hair
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 9525–9541, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-13-9525-2013,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-13-9525-2013, 2013

Related subject area

Subject: Aerosols | Technique: Remote Sensing | Topic: Instruments and Platforms
Assessment of the spectral misalignment effect (SMILE) on EarthCARE's Multi-Spectral Imager aerosol and cloud property retrievals
Nicole Docter, Anja Hünerbein, David P. Donovan, Rene Preusker, Jürgen Fischer, Jan Fokke Meirink, Piet Stammes, and Michael Eisinger
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 17, 2507–2519, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-17-2507-2024,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-17-2507-2024, 2024
Short summary
The Langley ratio method, a new approach for transferring photometer calibration from direct sun measurements
Antonio Fernando Almansa, África Barreto, Natalia Kouremeti, Ramiro González, Akriti Masoom, Carlos Toledano, Julian Gröbner, Rosa Delia García, Yenny González, Stelios Kazadzis, Stéphane Victori, Óscar Álvarez, Fabrice Maupin, Virgilio Carreño, Victoria Eugenia Cachorro, and Emilio Cuevas
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 17, 659–675, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-17-659-2024,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-17-659-2024, 2024
Short summary
Multi-star calibration in starphotometry
Liviu Ivănescu and Norman T. O'Neill
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 16, 6111–6121, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-16-6111-2023,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-16-6111-2023, 2023
Short summary
Continuous observations from horizontally pointing lidar, weather parameters and PM2.5: a pre-deployment assessment for monitoring radioactive dust in Fukushima, Japan
Nofel Lagrosas, Kosuke Okubo, Hitoshi Irie, Yutaka Matsumi, Tomoki Nakayama, Yutaka Sugita, Takashi Okada, and Tatsuo Shiina
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 16, 5937–5951, https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-16-5937-2023,https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-16-5937-2023, 2023
Short summary
Enhancing Mobile Aerosol Monitoring with CE376 Dual-Wavelength Depolarization Lidar
Maria Fernanda Sanchez Barrero, Ioana Elisabeta Popovici, Philippe Goloub, Stéphane Victori, Qiaoyun Hu, Benjamin Torres, Thierry Podvin, Luc Blarel, Gaël Dubois, Fabrice Ducos, Eric Bourrianne, Aliaksandr Lapionak, Lelia Proniewski, Brent Holben, David Matthew Giles, and Anthony LaRosa
EGUsphere, https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-2023-2579,https://doi.org/10.5194/egusphere-2023-2579, 2023
Short summary

Cited articles

Atlas, R., Hoffman, R. N., Ardizzone, J., Leidner, S. M., Jusem, J. C., Smith, D. K., and Gombos, D.: A cross-calibrated, multiplatform ocean surface wind velocity product for meteorological and oceanographic applications, B. Am. Meteorol. Soc., 92, 157–174, https://doi.org/10.1175/2010BAMS2946.1, 2011.
Barrot, G., Mangin, A., and Pinnock, S.: GlobColour Product User Guide, available at: http://www.globcolour.info (last access: 31 January 2014), 2010.
Bruegge, C. J., Diner, D. J., Korechoff, R. P., and Lee, M.: MISR Level 1 Radiance Scaling and Conditioning Algorithm Theoretical Basis, Jet Propulsion Laboratory JPL D-11507, Rev E, available at: http://eospso.gsfc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/atbd/atbd-misr-02.pdf (last access: 11 July 2014), 1999.
Bruegge, C. J., Abdou, W. A., Diner, D. J., Gaitley, B. J., Helmlinger, M. C., Kahn, R. A., and Martonchik, J. V.: Validating the MISR radiometric scale for the ocean aerosol science communities, in: Post-Launch Calibration of Satellite Sensors, edited by: Morain, S. A. and Budge, A. M., A. A. Balkema Publishers, Leiden, the Netherlands, 103–115, 2004.
Bruegge, C. J., Diner, D. J., Kahn, R. A., Chrien, N., Helmlinger, M. C., Gaitley, B. J., and Abdou, W. A.: The MISR radiometric calibration process, Remote Sens. Environ., 107, 2–11, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rse.2006.07.024, 2007.
Short summary
We address mirroring, blurring, and background radiometric anomalies in the MISR standard Level 1 product empirically by comparing nadir-view near-infrared MISR with simultaneous MODIS images in high-contrast scenes. These anomalies affect aerosol optical depth and aerosol type results, especially over dark ocean scenes with broken cloud. We validate the corrections in all MISR channels by comparing multi-angle research retrievals with 1100 simultaneous surface sun photometer observations.