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PACDEX: PMS-2D Two-dimensional Cloud Probe data


This dataset contains raw (binary "filmstrip" imagery) files of PMS-2D data collected by the G-V during PACDEX. Summary data have been merged with the "NCAR GV (HIAPER) LRT (1-sps) Flight-Level Data" These data are in a format compatible with xpms2d, available from the EOL xpms2d download page. The following table lists flight date and times, during which data is available.

                        Start      End
 fltno   Start Date   Time UTC   Time UTC    File Size
         mm/dd/yyyy  (Sh:Sm:Ss) (Eh:Em:Es)    (Mbytes)
 RF01    04/29/2007   14:42:24   23:36:27     24.564503
 RF02    04/30/2007   17:03:12   02:54:05     21.469271
 RF03    05/02/2007   01:45:13   10:38:47     58.072859
 RF04    05/03/2007   03:46:19   12:29:23     17.061035
 RF05    05/05/2007   16:24:55   01:26:30     71.754443
 RF06    05/06/2007   16:23:51   00:45:30     26.729519
 RF07    05/13/2007   13:28:28   22:18:00     10.458971
 RF08    05/14/2007   18:09:15   02:36:34    106.016027
 RF09    05/15/2007   17:59:25   04:52:29      1.901807
 RF10    05/17/2007   23:43:41   10:23:12    527.231003
 RF11    05/19/2007   21:59:30   08:22:48    351.572471
 RF12    05/21/2007   23:43:55   08:51:23    102.299279
 RF13    05/23/2007   01:43:08   10:18:35    101.648951
 RF14    05/24/2007   17:35:53   02:47:27   1193.389139
  Note:  End times not verified.

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Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2011-05-17)
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Spatial Type raster
Frequency continuous
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2007-04-29 16:00:00
End datetime 2007-05-24 19:16:00

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 70.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 30.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: 130.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -100.00

Primary point of contact information

EOL Data Support <>

Additional contact information


UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2011. PACDEX: PMS-2D Two-dimensional Cloud Probe data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 21 Feb 2024.

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