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Southern Hemisphere Marine Aerosol Characterization Experiment (ACE-1) Data at UCAR/JOSS/NOAA/CODIAC

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Abstract: The Southern Hemisphere Marine Aerosol Characterization Experiment
(ACE-1) was the first in a series of experiments which
characterized the chemical and physical processes controlling the
evolution and properties of atmospheric aerosols and the role in
radiative climate forcing. The field phase of ACE-1 began 1
October 1995 with data collection to support ship and aircraft
latitudinal transects. Intensive operations in the Southern Pacific
Ocean occurred from 15 November to 14 December 1995 from an
operations center in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. Data collection
activities concluded on 25 December 1995.

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Description: List of ACE-1 data and access to datasets through CODIAC

Description: Additional Information about ACE-1 and links to other project information
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 70.0   S: -30.0   E: -100.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: UCAR/JOSS/NOAA
Dataset Title: Southern Hemisphere Marine Aerosol Characterization Experiment (ACE-1)
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO
Dataset Publisher: UCAR
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1995-10-01
Stop Date: 1995-12-25
Ancillary Keywords
Data Set Progress
Originating Center
Data Center
Cooperative Distributed Interactive Atmospheric Catalog System, Earth Observing Laboratory, National Center for Atmospheric Research, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Email: codiac at
Contact Address:
Codiac Data Archive
University Corporation for Atmospheric Research
P.O. Box 3000-FL4
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80307-3000
Country: USA
Distribution Media: online ftp
Distribution Size: varies
Distribution Format: varies
Fees: none
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-02-13
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18

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