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ASCOS Weather station on Oden
Entry ID: SMHI_IPY_ASCOS-Weatherstn-01

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Abstract: ASCOS was an interdisciplinary expedition to the central Arctic on the icebreaker Oden from 1 August to 9 September 2008. The expedition focused on processes relating to cloud formation in the summer Arctic and included observations of marine biology and chemistry, atmospheric chemistry, physical oceanography, aerosol chemistry and physics, and meteorology. The data in this dataset include winds, temperature, humidity and visibility from Odens weatherstation located on the 7th deck (bridge roof) along with position and other navigational data from the ship.
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  N: 87.5   S: 77.86   E: 15.62   W: -11.54

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Michael Tjernström
Dataset Title: ASCOS Weather station on Oden
Dataset Release Date: 2009-07-16
Dataset Release Place: Stockholm
Dataset Publisher: Bert Bolin Center for Climate Research
Version: 1.0
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2008-08-01
Stop Date: 2008-09-08
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Data Set Progress
Distribution Format: ASCII > American Standard Code for Information Interchange
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-07-17
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18
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