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Table 2 Input information for the cloud discrimination algorithm

From: Theoretical basis of the algorithms and early phase results of the GCOM-C (Shikisai) SGLI cloud products

Input informationDescription
(Ia) Measurement dataRadiance
(Ib) Scan geometry informationSolar zenith angle, satellite zenith angle, relative azimuth angle, latitude and longitude, date and time of observation
(Ic) Algorithm-specific informationThreshold values, etc.
(Id) Geophysical informationSolar irradiance data, etc.
(Ie) Ancillary informationSurface minimum albedo in channels VN8 and SW1 Land/Water flag