Requirement #808 


For variable: Aerosol single-scattering albedo

In application: Climate Monitoring (GCOS)

Goal Breakthrough Threshold
Uncertainty 0.03 dimensionless
Stability/decade (if applicable) 0.01 dimensionless
Horizontal Resolution 5 km 10 km
Vertical Resolution
Observing Cycle 4 h


Validated: 9/26/19 Source: GCOS-200: The Global Observing System for Climate: Implementation Needs (Published 2016)
Comment: Confidence: reasonable
Def: :Not firm, but based on a strong heritage of experiments with similar data
  • Domain: Atmosphere