AMSU/MSU Midtropo Day/Month Temp Anomalies and Annual Cycle V5Entry ID: msut2_5
Abstract: The AMSU/MSU Midtropo Day/Month Temp Anomalies and Annual Cycle dataset was derived from a series of microwave sounding instruments flown on a series of satellites. Daily Zonal and Monthly Temperature Anomalies for the middle troposphere on a global 2.5 degree grid are derived from both the Advanced Microwave Sounding Unit (AMSU) channel 5, and from the Microwave Sounding Unit (MSU) channel 2 using the Limb 90 correction. The data set is available from January 1978 through present day.
Data Set Citation
Other Citation Details: Christy, John R and Roy W Spencer.1999. AMSU/MSU Midtropo Day/Month Temp Anomalies and Annual Cycle [indicate subset used]. Dataset available online from the NASA Global Hydrology Resource Center DAAC, Huntsville, Alabama, U.S.A. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/GHRC/AMSU-A/DATA303
Dataset DOI: 10.5067/GHRC/AMSU-A/DATA303
Start Date: 1978-01-01
Temporal Resolution: Monthly - < Annual
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Distribution Format: ASCII - netCDF-4
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Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-10-16