BOREAS RSS-12 Airborne Tracking Sunphotometer Measurements (C-130)
Entry ID: BOREAS_SUNPHAIR

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Summary
Abstract: The BOREAS RSS-12 team collected both ground and airborne sunphotometer measurements for use in characterizing the aerosol optical properties of the atmosphere during the BOREAS data collection activities. These measurements are to be used to: 1) measure the magnitude and variability of the aerosol optical depth in both time and space; 2) determine the optical properties of the boreal aerosols; and 3) atmospherically correct remotely sensed data acquired during BOREAS. This data set contains airborne tracking sunphotometer data that were acquired from the C-130 aircraft during its flights over the BOREAS study areas. The data cover selected days and times from May to September 1994.
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Description: BOREAS RSS-12 Airborne Tracking Sunphotometer Measurements (C-130)
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 56.33   S: 52.94   E: -97.38   W: -106.75

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: WRIGLEY, R.C.
Dataset Title: BOREAS RSS-12 Airborne Tracking Sunphotometer Measurements (C-130)
Dataset Release Date: 1999
Dataset Release Place: Oak Ridge, Tennessee, U.S.A.
Dataset Publisher: Oak Ridge National Laboratory Distributed Active Archive Center
Data Presentation Form: Online Files
Online Resource: http://mercury.ornl.gov/ornldaac/send/query?term2=298&term2attribut...
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1994-05-25
Stop Date: 1994-09-09
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
THE OAK RIDGE NATIONAL LABORATORY (ORNL) DISTRIBUTED ACTIVE ARCHIVE CENTER (DAAC) Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://daac.ornl.gov/
Dataset ID: 298

Data Center Personnel
Name: ORNL DAAC USER SERVICES OFFICE
Phone: (865) 574-7447
Email: uso at daac.ornl.gov
Contact Address:
ORNL DAAC User Services Office
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
City: Oak Ridge
Province or State: TN
Postal Code: 37831-6407
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: (865) 574-7447
Email: uso at daac.ornl.gov
Contact Address:
ORNL DAAC User Services Office
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
City: Oak Ridge
Province or State: TN
Postal Code: 37831-6407
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-01-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-12-11
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