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NSF/NCAR C-130 Aerosol composition from AMS: NO3, SO4, NH4 and ORGANICS



This data set contains Non-refractory aerosol composition from the Aerodyne AMS on the NCAR C-130. Aerodyne aerosol mass spectrometer operating in V-mode, with heater near 600 C.

Data for each flight is supplied in its own ASCII file. Filenames are structured as (for example): "AMS_C130_20081015_RB.ict". These data were collected during VOCALS on the NCAR C-130. This is the final data set. Please see the readme file for more information.

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Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2008-10-15 01:01:00
End datetime 2008-11-15 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: -15.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -30.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -85.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -65.00

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Howell, S., Shank, L. 2010. NSF/NCAR C-130 Aerosol composition from AMS: NO3, SO4, NH4 and ORGANICS. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 30 Jun 2022.

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