Cloud (06_L2) File Specification
(Common Data Language (CDL) Format)
The link below allows one to download and view the complete Common Data Language (CDL) file specification. This file spec gives a complete description of the Cloud (06_L2) HDF product file, including all the Scientific Data Sets and their local attributes. This file specification document, written mainly in the network Common Data Form Language (CDL), defines HDF dimension names, dimension sizes, and declares attributes and arrays in terms of those dimensions. Array indexing is described in terms of the C programming language which is row dominant and begins at 0.
06_L2 File Spec (123 Kb)