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CAMP: Northern South China Sea - Southern Japan Soil Temperature and Soil Moisture Data Set

Summary

This data set contains the Coordinated Energy and Water Cycle Observation Project (CEOP) Enhanced Observing Period 3 and 4 (EOP-3 and EOP-4) CEOP Asia-Australia Monsoon Project (CAMP) Northern South China Sea Soil Temperature and Soil Moisture data set. This dataset contains the entire EOP-3 and EOP-4 time period (i.e., 1 October 2002 through 31 December 2004). There are 13 stations in this dataset: Alishan, Chengkung, Chiayi, Chutzehu, Hengchun, Hsinchu, Hualien, Ilan, Jiyuehtan, Kaohsiung, Taichung, Taitung, Yushan. Data are captured at three intervals at 06:00, 13:00 and 21:00.

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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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2002-10-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2004-12-31 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 24.83, Minimum (South) Latitude: 22.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: 120.42, Maximum (East) Longitude: 121.54

Primary point of contact information

Tsing-Chang (Mike) Chen <tmchen@iastate.edu>

Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Chen, T. 2011. CAMP: Northern South China Sea - Southern Japan Soil Temperature and Soil Moisture Data Set. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/76.158. Accessed 24 Jul 2019.

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