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NSF/NCAR C-130 Aerosol Absorption



This dataset includes two subsets. The first are the data WITH near and in clouds droplets shutter events INCLUDED (e.g., ABS_C130_20081111_R0withclouds.ict) and the second are the data WITH near and in clouds droplets shutter events EXCLUDED (e.g., ABS_C130_20081111_R0.ict). These data were collected during VOCALS on the NSF/NCAR C-130. Files are Ascii format.

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Spatial Type raster
Frequency < 1 minute
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2008-10-15 00:00:00
End datetime 2008-11-15 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: -15.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -30.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -85.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -65.00

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Clarke, A. 2009. NSF/NCAR C-130 Aerosol Absorption. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 22 Oct 2021.

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