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Polar Ozone and Aerosol Measurement III
Entry ID: POAM3

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Abstract: POAM3 data are Polar Ozone and Aerosol Measurement III Version 3.0. The Polar Ozone and Aerosol Measurement (POAM) III instrument measures the vertical distribution of atmospheric ozone, water vapor, nitrogen dioxide, and aerosol extinction. The instrument was developed by the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL). POAM III was launched aboard the French SPOT-4 satellite in March 1998 into a Sun ... View entire text
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Description: POAM III Data and Information

Description: Polar Ozone and Aerosol Measurement
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1998-04-22
Stop Date: 2005-12-05
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Data Center
Atmospheric Science Data Center, Science Directorate, Langley Research Center, NASA Supplemental Info
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Dataset ID: POAM3

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 757-864-8656
Email: support-asdc at
Contact Address:
NASA Langley Atmospheric Science Data Center
User and Data Services
NASA Langley Research Center
Mail Stop 157D
City: Hampton
Province or State: VA
Postal Code: 23681-2199
Country: USA
Email: karl.hoppel at
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Lucke, R. L., et al., The Polar Ozone and Aerosol Measurement (POAM III) Instrument and Early Validation Results, J. Geophys. Res., 104, 18,785-18,799, 1999.

Lumpe, J. D., R. M. Bevilacqua, K. W. Hoppel, & C. E. Randall, POAM III retrieval algorithm and error analysis, J. Geophys. Res., 107(D21), 4575, 10.1029/2002JD002137, 2002a.

Lumpe, J. D., et al., Comparison of POAM III ozone measurements ... View entire text
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DIF Creation Date: 2014-03-28
Last DIF Revision Date: 2015-08-06

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