TRMM Kwajalein Experiment (KWJAEX) Quick-Look Data

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Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: KWAJEX Team
Publication_Date: Unknown
Title: TRMM Kwajalein Experiment (KWJAEX) Quick-Look Data
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Series_Information:
Series_Name:
Issue_Identification:
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: CA
Publisher: NASA/ARC/ESPO
Other_Citation_Details:
Online_Linkage: http://www.espo.nasa.gov/kwajex/
Description:
Abstract:
The Kwajalein Experiment, KWAJEX, is part of the Tropical Rain Measurement Mission, TRMM, whose goals include providing Ground Validation, GV, for instruments onboard the TRMM satelite launched in November of 1997. The KWAJEX field campaign is the only TRMM campaign designed to be conducted over the tropical open ocean.
Purpose:
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Supplemental_Information:
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Time_Period_of_Content:
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Range_of_Dates/Times:
Beginning_Date: 19990723
Ending_Date: 19990915
Currentness_Reference:Unknown
Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed
Spatial_Domain:
Description_of_Geographic_Extent:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: 166.25
East_Bounding_Coordinate: 168.57
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 9.28
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 7.45
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD SCIENCE PARAMETERS
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD PLATFORM
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD INSTRUMENT
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: PROJECT
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ANCILLARY KEYWORDS
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ISO TOPIC CATEGORY
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: DATA SET LANGUAGE
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ALTITUDE > BAROMETRIC ALTITUDE
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE > ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE MEASUREMENTS
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE > AIR TEMPERATURE
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE > SURFACE AIR TEMPERATURE
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > CLOUDS > CLOUD MICROPHYSICS > CLOUD LIQUID WATER/ICE
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING > MICROWAVE > BRIGHTNESS TEMPERATURE
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING > RADAR > RADAR IMAGERY
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING > RADAR > RADAR REFLECTIVITY
Theme_Keyword: TRMM > TROPICAL RAINFALL MEASURING MISSION
Theme_Keyword: NASA ER-2 > NASA EARTH RESOURCES-2
Theme_Keyword: CPI > CLOUD PARTICLE IMAGER
Theme_Keyword: DADS > DC-8 DATA ACQUISITION AND DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM
Theme_Keyword: ARMAR > AIRBORNE RAIN MAPPING RADAR
Theme_Keyword: SOUNDERS
Theme_Keyword: AMPR > ADVANCED MICROWAVE PRECIPITATION RADIOMETER
Theme_Keyword: KWAJEX > KWAJALEIN EXPERIMENT
Theme_Keyword: Lba
Theme_Keyword: Trmm
Theme_Keyword: Ground Validation
Theme_Keyword: Kwajalein
Theme_Keyword: CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
Theme_Keyword: IMAGERY/BASE MAPS/EARTH COVER
Theme_Keyword: ENGLISH
Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD
Place_Keyword: OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN
Place_Keyword: OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > WESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN > MICRONESIA > MARSHALL ISLANDS > KWAJALEIN
Place_Keyword: GEOGRAPHIC REGION > TROPICS
Access_Constraints: Not Available
Use_Constraints:
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Data_Quality_Information:
Attribute_Accuracy:
Attribute_Accuracy_Report:
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Logical_Consistency_Report:
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Completeness_Report:
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Process_Date: Unknown
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Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: NASA/ARC/ESD/ESPO > Earth Science Project Office, Earth Sciences Division, Ames Research Center, NASA
Contact_Person: MICHAEL S. CRAIG
Contact_Position: DATA CENTER CONTACT
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: NASA Ames Research Center
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: michael.s.craig@nasa.gov
Resource_Description: KWAJEX
Distribution_Liability:
Not Available
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://www.espo.nasa.gov/
Access_Instructions:
DATA CENTER URL
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://www.espo.nasa.gov/kwajex/
Access_Instructions:
Access to KWAJEX data and documentation
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://www.atmos.washington.edu/kwajex/
Access_Instructions:
Additional data archive for KWAJEX data
Fees: None
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Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date: 20030513
Metadata_Review_Date: 20110127
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: SCOTT A. RITZ
Contact_Position: DIF AUTHOR
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Address: Global Change Master Directory
City: Greenbelt
State_or_Province: Maryland
Postal_Code: 20771
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 301-614-5126
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: 301-614-5268
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: Scott.A.Ritz@nasa.gov
Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention: local time
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