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Methyl Chloride Measurements from the Siple Dome A Deep Core, Antarctica
Entry ID: NSIDC-0356

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Abstract: This data set is an analysis of methyl chloride concentration measured in air extracted from ice core samples from the Siple Dome A deep core in West Antarctica. In total, forty six (46) ice samples, approximately 10-15 cm in length, were analyzed in this study. Data are available in Microsoft Excel format and are available via FTP.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -81.66   S: -81.66   E: -148.82   W: -148.82

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Saltzman, E., M. Aydin, and M. Williams.
Dataset Title: Methyl Chloride Measurements from the Siple Dome A Deep Core, Antarctica
Dataset Series Name: NSIDC-0356
Dataset Release Date: 2008-10-22
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2004-11-01
Stop Date: 2007-05-31
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Data Center
NSIDC Antarctic Glaciological Data Center Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at
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National Snow and Ice Data Center
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 31 KB
Distribution Format: Microsoft Excel
Contact Address:
3325 Croul Hall
Department of Earth System Science
University of California, Irvine
City: Irvine
Province or State: California
Postal Code: 92697
Country: USA
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Saltzman, E.S., M.Aydin, M.B. Williams, K.R. Verhulst, and B. Gun, Methyl chloride in a deep ice core from Siple Dome, West Antarctica, Geophys. Res. Lett., submitted.
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DIF Creation Date: 2008-10-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-01-13
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