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Meridian Scanning Photometer Data at Zhongshan Station, Antarctica, Year 2005
Entry ID: CNNADC_2005_Zhongshan_Station_Antarctica_MSP_Description


Summary
Abstract: The Auroral Meridian Scanning Photometer is to measure the absolute intensity of aurora brightness along the geomagnetic meridian line. At present the MSP records three wavelengths of auroral emissions at 427.8, 557.7 and 630 nm respectively. The data is recorded on MO disks with two copies, one for Polar Research Institute of China, and the other goes to National Institute of Polar Research, Japan, according to the scientific agreement between the two institutes.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -69.6   S: -69.6   E: 76.6   W: 76.6
Min Altitude: 100KM Max Altitude: 250KM

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Huang Dehong
Dataset Title: Meridian Scanning Photometer Data at Zhongshan Station, Antarctica, Year 2005
Dataset Series Name: Meridian Scanning Photometer Data at Zhongshan Station
Dataset Release Date: 2008-08-14T00:00:00.000Z
Version: Not provided
Online Resource: http://www.chinare.org.cn
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2005-03-05
Stop Date: 2005-10-10
Quality The aurora phenomena occur over 100 km above the ground, it subjects to the contamination from moonlights, clouds and other weather conditions. The data set is in good quality in general.
Access Constraints Public
Use Constraints NO
Ancillary Keywords
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Polar Research Institute of China Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.polar.org.cn/en/index/

Data Center Personnel
Name: POLAR RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF CHINA CONTACT
Email: nadc at pric.gov.cn
Contact Address:
451 Jinqiao Road
City: Shanghai
Postal Code: 200136
Country: China
Distribution
Distribution Media: Offline
Distribution Size: 4000.0 MB
Distribution Format: DVD
Fees: Free
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 86-21-58713682
Fax: 86-21-58711663
Email: huangdehong at pric.gov.cn
Contact Address:
Polar Research Institute of China
City: shanghai
Province or State: Shanghai
Postal Code: 200136
Country: CHINA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-08-28
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-10-04


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