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ACE-ASIA Aircraft: C-130 Radiation Spectral (TDDR) Measurements (Valero)

Summary

This dataset contains radiation measurements made during ACE-ASIA on the C-130 aircraft. Archived data consists of two spectral narrowband radiometers (one uplooking and one downlooking). Each TDDR (Total-Direct-Diffuse Radiometer) had a hemispherical field-of-view, and a scanning shadowband was used (only on the uplooking instrument) to regularly block the sun thus allowing determination of the total, direct, and diffuse components of the radiation field. All data is in .cdf format.

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2001-03-31 00:00:00
End datetime 2001-05-04 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


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Maximum (North) Latitude: 50.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 10.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: 100.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 170.00

Primary point of contact information

Francisco P. J. Valero <fvalero@ucsd.edu>

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

University of California - San Diego. 2006. ACE-ASIA Aircraft: C-130 Radiation Spectral (TDDR) Measurements. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/69.085. Accessed 17 Sep 2019.

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