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Volume 15, issue 3
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 1265–1288, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-15-1265-2015
© Author(s) 2015. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 1265–1288, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-15-1265-2015
© Author(s) 2015. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 05 Feb 2015

Research article | 05 Feb 2015

Evaluation of CALIOP 532 nm aerosol optical depth over opaque water clouds

Z. Liu et al.

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