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Profiles of stratospheric ozone at Macquarie Island
Entry ID: ASAC_965

Abstract: These data are obtained from weekly ozone sonde flights which record the pressure (hPa) temperature (deg Celcius), humidity (relative %) and ozone partial pressure (milli Pa) vertically as the balloon ascends about every 3 seconds. The flights are from the surface and generally reach 10hPa. The data are stored as space delimited ascii files with text headers describing the parameters.

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Description: World Ozone and Ultraviolet Radiation Data Centre
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -54.0   S: -54.0   E: 159.0   W: 158.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Downey, A. and Dowling, G.
Dataset Title: >Profiles of stratospheric ozone at Macquarie Island
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1996-09-30
Stop Date: 2000-03-31
Quality Values provided in temporal coverage are approximate only.
Access Constraints These data are publicly available at the World Ozone and Ultraviolet Radiation Data Centre (WOUDC) at the provided URL.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License

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Originating Center
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution Media: FTP
Fees: free
Contact Address:
Bureau of Meteorology
City: Melbourne
Province or State: VIC
Postal Code: 3001
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-08-08
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-02-05