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Microwave Temperature Profiler (MTP) derived aircraft-relative tropopose height [Haggerty, EOL/RAF]

Summary

These files indicate the position of the aircraft relative to the estimates of tropopause height taken from MTP data measured aboard the NSF/NCAR GV during HIPPO-1. The 1st column contains time in seconds past midnight UTC. The 2nd column gives the position of the aircraft relative to the tropopause: 1 = > 1 km below trop; 2 = < 1 km below trop; 3 = < 1 km above trop; 4 = > 1 km above trop; 5 = trop not determined. For complete MTP profiles, see the companion dataset Microwave Temperature Profiler (MTP) [Haggerty, NCAR/EOL].

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  • 1.0 (2012-09-11)
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2009-01-08 00:00:00
End datetime 2009-01-30 23:59:00

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 85.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -65.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -170.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -80.00

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EOL Data Support <eol-datahelp@ucar.edu>

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Citation

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UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2012. Microwave Temperature Profiler (MTP) derived aircraft-relative tropopose height. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D68K77CR. Accessed 17 Jan 2019.

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