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SSN: Sea Salt Nuclei


Professor Podzimek lead the Sea Salt Nuclei (SSN) project in order to study sea salt nuclei during the winter and summer seasons near and over Padre Island just off the coast of Texas. This study concentrated on the evolution and transformation of the condensation nuclei in the boundary layer above the seashore where maritime and continental aerosols interact. This study was conducted using the QueenAir, B-80 aircraft. 

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Datasets from this project

Additional information

Related links
  • homepage: SSN

Temporal coverage

Begin Date 1979-01-12 00:00:00
End Date 1979-01-19 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 26.87, Minimum (South) Latitude: 25.641
Minimum (West) Longitude: -98.391, Maximum (East) Longitude: -96.522