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Radio Occultation System (ROC) for Stratospheric Balloons Version 0 Data [Purdue University/Haase]

Summary

This data set contains GPS radio occultation data from the Purdue University Radio Occultation system which was flown on two stratospheric balloons launched on 29 September and 8 October 2010 over Antarctica. This is Version 0 of this data set, it contains the raw GPS data without any quality control applied. See the documentation files provided for warnings about the use of this version of the data. Quality controlled data and additional processing will follow in later versions. These data were provided by Jennifer Haase of Purdue University. These data are in RINEX (Receiver Independent Exchange Format Version 2.10.

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2010-09-29 00:00:00
End datetime 2010-10-22 23:59:59

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Maximum (North) Latitude: -55.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -90.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -180.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 180.00

Primary point of contact information

Jennifer Haase <jhaase@purdue.edu>

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Haase, J. 2011. Radio Occultation System (ROC) for Stratospheric Balloons Version 0 Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/221.001. Accessed 12 Nov 2019.

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