dataset

Metadata for 'ARKTIS1991_valdivia_rs: 6-hourly radiosoundings, launched onboard RV Valdivia, 127 soundings'

General Information

Name
ARKTIS1991_valdivia_rs: 6-hourly radiosoundings, launched onboard RV Valdivia, 127 soundings
Summary
From 1991-02-21 to 1991-03-14 a total of 127 radiosondes were launched from RV Valdivia at intervalls of about 6 hours. Measured parameters are temperature, pressure and humidity. Wind direction and speed are determined by the OMEGA navigation system.

The dataset consists of one archive file (.tar) which contains 127 data files, one for each sounding. The file format is 'ascii-text', the representation of the measured parameters is described in the 'readme'-file inside the .tar-archive and in the 'additional_info' entry (ARKTIS1991_valdivia_rs_info).
Location(s)
Norwegian Sea: Longitude -10 to 20 Latitude 63 to 78
Spatial Coverage
Longitude -8.9 to 17.6 Latitude 66.4 to 71.9 Altitude: 5 m relativ to sea level to 0 m relativ to sea level
Temporal Coverage
1991-02-21 to 1991-03-14 (calendrical)
Use constraints
For scientific use only
Access constraints
registered users
Size
3.84 MiB (4024320 Byte)
Format
tar-File(s)
Progress
completely archived
Creation Date
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Citation

Citation
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[Entry acronym: ARKTIS1991_valdivia_rs] [Entry id: 2251000]