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ASCOS Metalley meteorological measurements on ice floe
Entry ID: SMHI_IPY_ASCOS-metalley_1.0

Abstract: ASCOS was an interdisciplinary expedition to the central Arctic on the icebreaker Oden from 1 August to 9 September 2008. The expedition focused on processes relating to cloud formation in the summer Arctic and included observations of marine biology and chemistry, atmospheric chemistry, physical oceanography, aerosol chemistry and physics, and meteorology. This dataset contains observations of radiation, temperatures, winds and turbulence on an ice floe
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 87.5   S: 87.16   E: -4.03   W: -10.31

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Thorsten Mauritsen
Dataset Title: ASCOS Metalley meteorological measurements on ice floe
Dataset Release Date: 2009-08-21T00:00:00.000Z
Dataset Release Place:
Dataset Publisher: DAMOCLES
Version: 1.0
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2008-08-13
Stop Date: 2008-09-02
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Use Constraints The data should be cited approriately
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Data Center
Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute, Ministry of the Environment, Sweden Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +46114958332
Contact Address:
Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute
City: Norrköping
Postal Code: SE-60176
Country: Sweden
Distribution Format: netCDF > NETwork Common Data Format
Phone: 004941173170
Email: thorsten.mauritsen at, thorsten at, t_mauritsen at
Contact Address:
Max Planck Institute for Meteorology
Bundesstrasse 53
City: Hamburg
Postal Code: 20146
Country: Germany
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-09-03
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-10-04