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NSF C-130 Aerosol CCN Data



This data set contains measurements of the cloud condensation nuclei (CCN) spectra with the original Desert Research Institue (DRI) airborne CCN spectrometer which was on board the NCAR C-130 aircraft. Data reported at this time are only for the three best gradient flights of Feb. 20, 24, and March 4. No additional quality control was performed by UCAR/JOSS.

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Spatial Type point
Frequency no set schedule
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1999-02-20 00:00:00
End datetime 1999-03-04 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

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Maximum (North) Latitude: 4.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -9.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: 73.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 73.00

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James G. Hudson <>

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Hudson, J. 2007. NSF C-130 Aerosol CCN Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 14 Aug 2022.

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