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NOAA P-3 Cloud Microphysics 1-Hz Data


This data set contains time series of cloud drop number concentration from flights of the NOAA P-3 N43RF during DYNAMO operations over the Indian Ocean from 11 November to 8 December 2011. Measurements were taken by a Droplet Measurement Technologies (DMT) Cloud Imaging Probe (CIP) and a DMT Precipitation Imaging Probe (PIP). The data are in netCDF format and were provided by Patrick Chuang and Mikael Witte of the University of California Santa Cruz.

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Spatial Type point
Frequency continuous
Language English

Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2011-11-11 00:00:00
End datetime 2012-12-08 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 2.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -16.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: 66.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 84.00

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Witte, M., Chuang, P. 2014. NOAA P-3 Cloud Microphysics 1-Hz Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 23 Sep 2019.

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