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CEOP_AP: Himalayas Soil Temperature and Soil Moisture Data Set


This data set contains the Coordinated Energy and Water Cycle Observation Project (CEOP) CEOP_AP Himalayas Hourly Soil Temperature and Soil Moisture Data Set. This data set contains hourly data from three stations in the CEOP_AP reference site for the CEOP time period, which are Lukla (starting 1 January 2007), Pyramid and Syangboche stations. This dataset covers the period 1 October 2002 through 31 December 2009.

This data set contains both ASCII data and netCDF data. The ASCII data file covers the entire time period for all stations. The netCDF data file covers the entire time period with one netCDF file for each station.

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Spatial Type point
Frequency hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2002-10-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2009-12-31 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 27.96, Minimum (South) Latitude: 27.81
Minimum (West) Longitude: 86.72, Maximum (East) Longitude: 86.81

Primary point of contact information

Massimo Bollasina <>


Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Bollasina, M. 2011. CEOP_AP: Himalayas Soil Temperature and Soil Moisture Data Set. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 22 Sep 2020.

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