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15 July 2009

CIPS data for parts of three orbits on 15 July 2009. Ground-based observers reported seeing noctilucent clouds over the northern United States on this date. The structured, white/light blue region in the middle orbit here shows polar mesospheric clouds observed by CIPS, extending into North Dakota.

Credit: Cloud Imaging and Particle Size Experiment data processing team at the University of Colorado’s Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics.


CIPS NLC Data Extending into USA

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