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NASA DC-8 Microphysical Measurement Package (MMP) Data

Summary

This data set contains the ambient and total temperatures, dew and frost points, vertical velocity, and icing and Lyman Alpha probe data from the Microphysical Measurement Package (MMP) that was on-board the NASA DC-8 aircraft that flew out of Townsville, Australia during the TOGA COARE field project. The MMP consisted of the NCAR temperature probe and cryogenic front point hygrometer, a Rosemount ice accretion probe, and a Lyman-Alpha sensor. The data are in an ASCII format.

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Additional information

Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2018-10-05)
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1992-01-17 00:00:00
End datetime 1993-02-24 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 0.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -20.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: 140.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 155.00

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Heymsfield, A. 2018. NASA DC-8 Microphysical Measurement Package (MMP) Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6KS6QDG. Accessed 05 Dec 2019.

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