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Citation Backward Trajectories, Upper Troposphere Trajectories, and Flight Level Data


This dataset contains backward trajectories, upper troposphere trajectories, and flight level data collected over the Indian Ocean during the INDOEX 1999 field project. The data were collected from January 1, 1999 to March 31, 1999 using a Cessna Citation aircraft. Both 5-day and 10-day backward trajectories are included in this dataset.

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1999-01-01 00:00:00
End datetime 1999-03-31 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 17.50, Minimum (South) Latitude: -10.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: 65.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 85.00

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Zachariasse, M., Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute (KNMI). 2013. Citation Backward Trajectories, Upper Troposphere Trajectories, and Flight Level Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 08 May 2021.

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