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Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0519

Light Absorption Coefficients for Soluble Species in Snow, Dome C, Antarctica, Version 1

This data set contains light absorption coefficients for soluble chromophores (light-absorbing chemicals) and concentrations of hydrogen peroxide (HOOH) and nitrate (NO3-) in ten snow samples that were collected in 2003 at Dome C, Antarctica.

Data are available via FTP.

Geographic Coverage

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: -75.1, S: -75.1, E: -123.3, W: -123.3

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 1 January 2003 to 31 January 2003
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Parameter(s):
  • Glaciers/Ice Sheets
  • Snow/Ice
  • Snow/Ice > Snow/Ice Chemistry
Platform(s) LABORATORY
Sensor(s): HPLC, ION CHROMATOGRAPHS, SPECTROPHOTOMETERS
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII Text
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Cort Anastasio, Tony Robles

Data Citation

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Cort Anastasio and Tony Robles 2012. Light Absorption Coefficients for Soluble Species in Snow, Dome C, Antarctica, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.7265/N5MS3QP0. [Date Accessed].