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NASA DC-8 NOAA CSD PALMS Data

Summary

This data set contains NASA DC-8 data that were obtained with the Particle Analysis by Laser Mass Spectrometry (PALMS) instrument during the Deep Convective Clouds and Chemistry Experiment (DC3) from 4 May 2012 through 22 June 2012. This instrument measured either the positive or negative ion spectrum of each particle after it is hit with a pulse from a 193 nm excimer laser.

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2012-05-04 00:00:00
End datetime 2012-06-22 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 42.06574, Minimum (South) Latitude: 24.96023
Minimum (West) Longitude: -106.76535, Maximum (East) Longitude: -84.94339

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EOL Data Support <eol-datahelp@ucar.edu>

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Froyd, K., Murphy, D., Chemical Sciences Division (CSD), Earth System Research Laboratory, NOAA. 2014. NASA DC-8 NOAA CSD PALMS Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/353.164. Accessed 15 Sep 2019.

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