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Tethered Balloon Data


This dataset includes microfilm of tethered balloon data from US ships (Researcher, Oceanographer, Dallas) for Phases II and III of the Global Atmospheric Research Program's (GARP) Atlantic Tropical Experiment (GATE). Vessel, phase, and flights are specified in the "Description" section on the order page.

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Additional information

Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2017-11-09)
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1974-07-28 00:00:00
End datetime 1974-09-19 23:59:00

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 8.50, Minimum (South) Latitude: 7.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -24.80, Maximum (East) Longitude: -22.20

Primary point of contact information

EOL Data Support <>


Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2017. Tethered Balloon Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 22 Sep 2019.

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