NCAR/NSF C-130 Aerosol Cloud Particle 2D-S Data [SPEC]
For the 2D-S in RICO the size distribution and some basic scalar quantities are archived at 1 Hz. Two different estimates of the Particle Size Distribution (PSD) are calculated and archived. The two PSDs correspond to methods 4 and 6 of 2DSView, the software package used to create the archive files. 2DSView may be obtained upon request from SPEC inc. and may be used for more tailored processing than the 1 Hz processing provided in the archive.
Each day's research Flight have two files, one for 2DS H-channel data, one for V-channel data.
The data file name gives the Flight number
year month day YYYYMMDD
the instrument 2DS
channel H or V
- ORDER data for delivery by FTP
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Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.
Maximum (North) Latitude:
Minimum (South) Latitude:
Minimum (West) Longitude: -72.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -57.00
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CitationExample citation following ESIP guidelines:
Lawson, P. 2008. NCAR/NSF C-130 Aerosol Cloud Particle 2D-S Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/87.048. Accessed 27 Feb 2020.
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