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Aerosol Daily, Weekly, and Monthly Field Files; Aerosol SST Observations and the Matchup Data Base from the NOAA TIROS/N Satellite Series
Entry ID: OSDPD0162_164_165_168

Abstract: There are several aerosol products produced from the NOAA TIROS/N AVHRR data
set. The Aerosol Monthly Mean Field File contains total column aerosol optical
thickness retrievals calculated from channel 2 albedo observations using the
SST cloud clearing algorithm. The daily data are assembled and processed for
each month to generate a monthly mean field of optical thickness.

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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1970-01-01
Data Center
Office of Satellite Data Processing and Distribution, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 301-457-5120
Email: John.Sapper at
Contact Address:
E/SP, RM 1069, FB45200 Auth Road
City: Suitland
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20746
Country: USA
Distribution Media: Online
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1970-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-06-07