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Prevailing Mesosphere Wind Estimates (Meteor Winds) from the MAP/WINE Experiment at Volgograd, USSR and Heiss Island (Arctic Ocean)
Entry ID: MAPDA-PMW034

Abstract: This data set contains wind estimates for both the zonal and meridional
components of prevailing winds recorded at Volgograd, USSR and Heiss Island
(Arctic Ocean). The measurements were carried out under the MAP/WINE Project
using ground-based meteor radars. The derived prevailing wind is not
climatological as it varies from day to day.

The term 'meteor wind' is used for the mesosphere wind ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 81.0   S: 48.0   E: 58.0   W: 44.0

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1983-11-01
Stop Date: 1984-02-27
Data Center
World Data Center for Meteorology, Obninsk Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: (095) 255-21-94
Fax: (095) 255-22-25
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Contact Address:
6, Korolev St.
City: Obninsk
Province or State: Kaluga Reg
Country: RUSSIA
Phone: 301-602-3890
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Scott.A.Ritz at
Contact Address:
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1970-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-08