L3 AERDT (Aerosol Dark Target) File Name Convention
Continuity Atmosphere Product NetCDF4 files are named using a standardized convention as displayed below.
Note that for the filename sample shown below:
The first part of the new standardized Product Prefix will be the Product Type (AERDT).
(It could also be CLDMSK, CLDPROP, or AERDB for those products).
- The second part will be the Level (L3 for Level-3).
- The third part will be the Instrument (VIIRS).
- The fourth part will be the Satellite Platform (SNPP).
- The Filename Version of 001 represents Version 1.0
- The DDD in the date denotes the Day of Year (001-366).
- All times are UTC time, not local time.