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R/V Mirai Radar Rain Type Data: DYNAMO Legacy Collection


This data set contains the 10 minute resolution rain type classification (convective and stratiform) data from the C-band Doppler radar that was on-board the R/V Mirai during DYNAMO. The Mirai conducted two legs for DYNAMO and was on station from 30 September to 24 October 2011 for Leg 1 and from 30 October to 28 November 2011 for Leg 2. The data are in NetCDF format.

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Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2018-06-01)
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Frequency 10 minute
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2011-09-25 13:40:17
End datetime 2011-12-01 03:00:17

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: -8.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -8.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: 80.50, Maximum (East) Longitude: 80.50

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Rutledge, S., et al. 2018. R/V Mirai Radar Rain Type Data: DYNAMO Legacy Collection. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 29 Sep 2020.

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