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Prevailing Mesosphere Wind Estimates (Meteor Winds) from the MAP/WINE Experiment at Volgograd, USSR and Heiss Island (Arctic Ocean)
Entry ID: MAPDA-PMW034

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Abstract: This data set contains wind estimates for both the zonal and meridional
components of prevailing winds recorded at Volgograd, USSR and Heiss Island
(Arctic Ocean). The measurements were carried out under the MAP/WINE Project
using ground-based meteor radars. The derived prevailing wind is not
climatological as it varies from day to day.

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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 81.0   S: 48.0   E: 58.0   W: 44.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1983-11-01
Stop Date: 1984-02-27
Originating Center
Data Center
World Data Center for Meteorology, Obninsk Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:
Dataset ID: STM202

Data Center Personnel
Phone: (095) 255-21-94
Fax: (095) 255-22-25
Email: wdcb at
Contact Address:
6, Korolev St.
City: Obninsk
Province or State: Kaluga Reg
Country: RUSSIA
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18
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