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OMI/Aura Surface UV Irradiance 1-orbit L2 Swath 13x24 km V003 (OMUVB) at GES DISC

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Abstract: The Version 003 of Aura-OMI Surface UV Irradiance Product OMUVB is now available( from the NASA Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center (GES DISC) for the public access.

(The shortname for this Level-2 OMI Surface UVB product is OMUVB)
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Description: Access the OMI Level-2 Surface UVB data by FTP.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Jari Hovila, Antii Arola, and Johanna Tamminen
Dataset Title: OMI/Aura Surface UV Irradiance 1-orbit L2 Swath 13x24 km
Dataset Series Name: OMUVB
Dataset Release Date: March 2008
Dataset Release Place: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Version: 003
Data Presentation Form: Digital Science Data
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2004-10-01
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 13 km
Longitude Resolution: 24 km
Horizontal Resolution Range: 10 km - < 50 km or approximately .09 degree - < .5 degree
Vertical Resolution: Approx 80 km (atmospheric column)
Vertical Resolution Range: Vertical Resolution Ranges
Temporal Resolution: Approx 1 hour (day time orbit)
Temporal Resolution Range: Hourly - < Daily
Quality The 'version 003' product is the first public release. The quality of this v003 product is based on preliminary calibration algorithm and this product is not fully validated yet. For details, please see
Use Constraints This Data set (version 003/first public release) is not fully validated yet. Before using it in any publication please contact algorithm team leads for the current known problems and updates.
Data Set Progress
Originating Center
Data Center
Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center (formerly Goddard DAAC), Global Change Data Center, Earth Sciences Division, Science and Exploration Directorate, Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:
Dataset ID: OMUVB

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 301-614-5224
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: gsfc-help-disc at
Contact Address:
Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center
Code 610.2
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: Approx 13 MB per file
Distribution Format: HDF-EOS5
Fees: None
Contact Address:
Finnish Meteorological Institute
City: Helsinki
Postal Code: FIN-00101
Country: Finland
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Ahmad, S. P., P. F. Levelt, P. K. Bhartia, E. Hilsenrath, G. W. Leppelmeier,and J. E. Johnson, &Atmospheric Products from the Ozone Monitoring Instrument (OMI)&, Proceedings of SPIE conference on Earth Observing Systems VIII, San Diego, California, Aug 3-8, 2003.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-04-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-20
Future DIF Review Date: 2015-01-30

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