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]


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.