dataset

Metadata for 'LOFZY2005_celtic_rs: 3-hourly radiosoundings, launched onboard RV Celtic Explorer, 158 soundings'

General Information

Name
LOFZY2005_celtic_rs: 3-hourly radiosoundings, launched onboard RV Celtic Explorer, 158 soundings
Summary
From 2005-02-26 to 2005-03-19 a total of 158 radiosondes were launched from RV Celtic Explorer at intervalls of about 3 hours. Measured parameters are temperature, pressure and humidity. Wind direction and speed are calculated from GPS positioning.
The dataset consists of one archive file (.tar) which contains 158 data files, one for each sounding. The file format is 'ascii-text', the representation of measured parameters is described in a 'readme'-file inside the .tar-archive and in the 'additional_info' entry (LOFZY2005_celtic_rs_info).
Location(s)
Norwegian Sea: Longitude -10 to 20 Latitude 63 to 78
Spatial Coverage
Longitude -6 to 18.67 Latitude 64.83 to 72.66 Altitude: 0 m relativ to sea level
Temporal Coverage
2005-02-26 to 2005-03-19 (calendrical)
Use constraints
For scientific use only
Access constraints
registered users
Size
57.67 MiB (60467200 Byte)
Format
tar-File(s)
Progress
completely archived
Creation Date
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Citation
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[Entry acronym: LOFZY2005_celtic_rs] [Entry id: 2231422]