satpy.readers.glm_l2 module

Geostationary Lightning Mapper reader for the Level 2 format from glmtools.

More information about glmtools and the files it produces can be found on the project’s GitHub repository:

class satpy.readers.glm_l2.NCGriddedGLML2(filename, filename_info, filetype_info)[source]

Bases: satpy.readers.abi_base.NC_ABI_BASE

File reader for individual GLM L2 NetCDF4 files.

Open the NetCDF file with xarray and prepare the Dataset for reading.


Discover new datasets and add information from file.

property end_time

End time of the current file’s observations.

get_dataset(key, info)[source]

Load a dataset.

property sensor

Get sensor name for current file handler.

property start_time

Start time of the current file’s observations.