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Measurements of the total amount of ozone in the vertical column of the atmosphere from a ground based Brewer spectrophotometer at Arrival Heights, Antarctica
Entry ID: K085_1989_1996_NZ_1

Abstract: A Brewer spectrophotometer was installed at Scott Base in February 1989 to extend the measurements obtained from the Dobson spectrophotometer. The first full season of measurements began in mid-September the following spring. Measurements include the total amount of ozone in the vertical column of the atmosphere from mid-September until the end of February, and during the full moon periods from ... View entire text
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Description: The data is submitted to the international Network for the Detection of Atmospheric Composition Change (NDACC). This public record is available through an anonymous ftp or by a clickable map linking sites with data directories.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.83   S: -77.83   E: 166.66   W: 166.66
Min Altitude: 200 Max Altitude: 100000

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1990-09-16
Stop Date: 1996-11-01
start here with 1 in span in link Ancillary Description
Quality The data is submitted to the World Ozone and UV Data Centre, to the Network for the Detection of Atmospheric Composition Change (NDACC) database and to the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) for use in its Antarctic ozone bulletins. It is up to date and freely available via these websites.
The data is also stored by the collecting agency, NIWA in New Zealand. For access to this information please contact the investigators.
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Data Center
Antarctica New Zealand, New Zealand Antarctic Institute, New Zealand Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.antarcticanz.govt.nz/

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +64 3 358 0200
Fax: +64 3 358 0211
Email: s.gordon at antarcticanz.govt.nz
Contact Address:
Antarctica New Zealand
Private Bag 4745
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
Phone: +64 3 440 0426
Fax: +64 3 447 3348
Email: s.wood at niwa.co.nz
Contact Address:
National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Ltd (NIWA)
Private Bag 50061
City: Omakau
Province or State: Central Otago
Country: New Zealand
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Bodeker, G. UV radiation in polar regions. in: Ecosystem processes in Antarctic ice-free landscapes: proceedings of an International Workshop on Polar Desert Ecosystems, Christchurch, NZ, 1-4 July 1996.Lyons W.B. Howard-Williams C. Hawes I. (eds) The Netherlands: Balkema Press. 1997. pp.23-42.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-02-03
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23

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