Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0239

SMEX02 Atmospheric Aerosol Optical Properties Data, Version 1

This data set consists of observations of atmospheric parameters, and were collected by the Aerosol Robotic Network (AERONET) program, a federation of ground-based remote sensing aerosol networks composed of automatic sun and sky scanning radiometers.

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Data Set Tabs

Spatial Coverage:
Not specified
Spatial Resolution:
Not Specified
Temporal Coverage
  • 19 June 2002 to 18 July 2002
Temporal Resolution:
Not specified
Parameter(s):
  • Aerosols > Aerosol Optical Depth/Thickness
  • Aerosols > Aerosol Particle Properties
  • Aerosols > Aerosol Radiance
  • Atmospheric Water Vapor > Precipitable Water
  • Precipitation > Precipitation Rate
  • Visible Wavelengths > Visible Radiance
Platform(s):
GROUND STATIONS
Sensor(s): AEROSOL MONITOR, AEROSOL/CLOUD PARTICLE SIZER, RADIOMETERS, SPECTRORADIOMETERS
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII Text (.txt)
Version:
V1
Data Contributor(s): Charles Walthall, Wayne Dulaney

Data Citation

As a condition of using this data, you must cite the use of this data set using the following citation. For more information, see our Use and Copyright Web page.

Walthall, C. L. 2003. SMEX02 Atmospheric Aerosol Optical Properties Data, Version 1. [indicate subset used]. Landover, Maryland USA. Goddard: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. [Date Accessed].

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