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ACE-1: Cape Grim Aerosol Ion Data(Sievering)

Summary

This dataset consists of high volume (1.15 m3min-1) impactor measurements of size distributed aerosol ions taken at Cape Grim by H. Sievering and students (University of Colorado-Denver) during ACE-1. The equivalent height of sampling was 120-130 m above sea level. The data set contains coarse sea salt aerosol data in four size cuts (0.9-2.3, 2.3-4.5, 4.5-8, and >8 microns ambient diameter), a fine size cut (0.4-0.9 microns ambient dia.) of mixed sea salt and accumulation mode aerosols, and a very fine size cut (<0.4 microns ambient dia.) of predominantly accumulation mode aerosols. Calculated non-sea-salt SO4(nssSO4) is also presented. All ion data are in units nmol m-3. This dataset was processed and quality controlled following ACE-1. An update of this dataset regarding size cuts may be provided in the future.

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Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1995-11-16 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

Herman Sievering <hsieveri@carbon.cudenver.edu>

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Sievering, H. 2006. ACE-1: Cape Grim Aerosol Ion Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/11.22. Accessed 30 Oct 2020.

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