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Hourly Mesosphere Wind Estimates (Meteor Winds) for Stations in Antarctica, Arctic Ocean, and Europe
Entry ID: STP-MW017

Abstract: This data set consists of meridional and zonal hourly winds accompanied with
hourly meteor rates, as measured by ground-based meteor radar. The hourly winds
were obtained at the height interval of 92-95 km using meteor radars with no
angle gauges. The data were recorded at Molodezhnaya (Antarctica), Heiss Island
(Arctic Ocean), Obninsk, USSR, and Khulungsborn, Germany. Radar characteristics
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 81.0   S: -67.0   E: 58.0   W: 12.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1970-01-29
Stop Date: 1974-12-25
Originating Center
Data Center
World Data Center for Solar-Terrestrial Physics, Moscow Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:
Dataset ID: MAL017PT

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
Lysenko, I.A., Winds at the 80-100 km Heights. Obninsk (Russian),
Issue 1 - 1971, Issues 2,3,4 - 1972, Issues 5,6 - 1973, Issue 7 - 1974,
Issues 8,9 - 1976, Issue 10 - 1979.
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23