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STERAO-A sounding data


This dataset contains sounding data collected during the first Stratospheric-Tropospheric Experiment: Radiation, Aerosols, and Ozone (STERAO). Files beginning in "i" are class interpolated data; filenames beginning in "m" are class raw thermodynamic data; files beginning in "x" are class 10 second data. Data are in ASCII text format, in a single gzipped file.

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Frequency continuous
Language English

Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1996-06-17 00:00:00
End datetime 1996-07-17 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 40.35, Minimum (South) Latitude: 40.07067
Minimum (West) Longitude: -104.861, Maximum (East) Longitude: -103.76083

Primary point of contact information

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2018. STERAO-A sounding data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 18 Oct 2019.

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