December 15, 2015. LRO Release 24
includes new LOLA EDR and RDR data acquired between
June 16 and September 14, 2015, along with
revisions to previously released RDR data. This
release also includes a new data set, the
LOLA radiometry (albedo) data (RADRs), and
additional global and polar maps (GDRs) created
from this data set. See ERRATA.TXT for details.
Please note that the LOLA RADR data set is
still in lien resolution following peer review.
Changes will be made to the data set documentation.
Until these changes have been made, the data set is
not Certified Data
according to PDS policy.
All Release 24 data products are online at
LOLA Data Node and here at the PDS
Geosciences Node. Users are encouraged to access
the data from the LOLA Data Node, as it may be
updated more frequently than the Geosciences Node
LOLA is the Lunar Orbiter Laser Altimeter, which
determines the global topography of the lunar surface at
high resolution. LOLA data sets are
produced by the LOLA Science Team at NASA Goddard Space
Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD.
The LOLA Data Node
primary source for LOLA data
products. The Data Node, managed
by the LOLA Science Team, is updated
more frequently than the
three-month intervals between LRO
deliveries to PDS. Users who require
the most recent LOLA data should use
the Lunar Orbital Data Explorer
(ODE) to locate and download the
data at the LOLA Data Node.
Latest LOLA Data
Archived Copy of LOLA Data Sets at the Geosciences