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MIPS Ceilometer Imagery [University of Alabama-Huntsville]


This data set contains daily vertical time series plots of the ceilometer backscatter coincident with the MIPS profiling system during the PLOWS field seasons. Images are available for 2009 (11, 17, 18 February; 7, 8, 28, 29 March; 16-18, 24-25 November; and 2-3, 7-9, 18-19 December) and 2010 (16-17 and 23-24 January; 4-6, 9-10, 14-15, and 22 February and 2-3 March). The images were provided by the University of Alabama-Huntsville and are in jpg format.

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Spatial Type point
Frequency daily
Language English

Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2009-02-11 00:00:00
End datetime 2010-03-03 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 49.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 30.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -104.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -75.00

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UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2010. MIPS Ceilometer Imagery. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 19 Sep 2019.

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