Maldives KCO Ozonesonde Profiles

This data set is a collection of 55 ozone soundings conducted at the Kaashidhoo Climate Observatory (KCO) during the INDOEX IFP January to March 1999. Data coverage includes 27 January 1999 and 28 March 1999. Ozone sondes were launched about once per day around 14:00 local time (09:00 Universal Time). The ozone sondes were launched from the ground less than 1 m above sea level (mean elevation of the site is about 0.5-1.0 m).

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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  1999-01-27T00:00:00Z
    End:  1999-03-28T23:59:59Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 1999-01-27T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 1999-03-28T23:59:59Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 25.00000
Bounding Box South Lat -25.00000
Bounding Box West Long 50.00000
Bounding Box East Long 100.00000
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Spatial Resolution N/A
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Documentation #1 : KCO.Ozonesonde.txt

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Resource Format Tabular/Columnar ASCII
Standardized Resource Format ASCII
Asset Size 31 MB
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Author Jurgen M. Lobert
Samuel J. Oltmans
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2007-11-07T07:48:53
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Alternate Identifier 22.045
Resource Version 1.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2024-02-07T22:47:08Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::22.045
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation Jurgen M. Lobert, Samuel J. Oltmans. (2007). Maldives KCO Ozonesonde Profiles. 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 13 April 2024.

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