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ACE-1: Cape Grim Radon Measurements (Whittlestone)


This dataset consists of continuous measurements of radon (222) taken at Cape Grim by Stewart Whittlestone (ANSTO). The data contain 30-min integrated measurements of radon in mBq m-3 and time at the start of each measurement period. Instrument resolution time was 45 minutes. This dataset was processed and quality-controlled following ACE-1.

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Spatial Type point
Frequency 30 minute
Language English

Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1995-11-15 00:00:00
End datetime 1995-12-15 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

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Maximum (North) Latitude: -40.70, Minimum (South) Latitude: -40.70
Minimum (West) Longitude: 144.70, Maximum (East) Longitude: 144.70

Primary point of contact information

Stewart Whittlestone <>

Additional contact information


Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Whittlestone, S. 2006. ACE-1: Cape Grim Radon Measurements. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 26 Jan 2020.

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