Dataset Edition


MODEM Radiosoundings

Contact informations
Organisation name Laboratoire d'Aérologie
Individual name Marie Lothon
E-mail marie.lothon@aero.obs-mip.fr
Responsible party role Point of contact
Identification
DOI
Resource title MODEM Radiosoundings
Resource abstract
Geographic location
Plateform type Balloons > Radiosoundings
Plateform name M2K2 MODEM radiosoundings
North bound latitude 43°07'41''
East bound longitude 00°22'01''
South bound latitude 43°07'41''
West bound longitude 00°22'01''
Site Super-Site 1
Sensors
Sensor 1
Instrument type RADIOSONDES
Manufacturer Modem
Model
Calibration The MODEM station has an integrated calibration chamber for temperature and humidity. The calibration is done before each sounding. The wind is calculated from GPS positioning of the probe during the sounding.
Spatial resolution Vertical, 5 m
Observation frequency about 6 hours
Measured parameters
Measured parameter 1
Parameter name Horizontal wind components
Parameter keyword Atmosphere>Atmospheric Winds
Unit metre per second
Measured parameter 2
Parameter name
Parameter keyword Atmosphere>Atmospheric Temperature
Unit Degree Celsius
Measured parameter 3
Parameter name
Parameter keyword Atmosphere>Atmospheric Water Vapor
Unit percent
Measured parameter 4
Parameter name
Parameter keyword Atmosphere>Atmospheric Pressure
Unit millibar
Measured parameter 5
Parameter name Positioning: Latitude
Parameter keyword Spectral/Engineering>Platform Characteristics
Unit
Measured parameter 6
Parameter name Positioning: Longitude
Parameter keyword Spectral/Engineering>Platform Characteristics
Unit
Measured parameter 7
Parameter name Positioning: Altitude
Parameter keyword Spectral/Engineering>Platform Characteristics
Unit metre
Temporal reference
Starting date 2011-06-19
Ending date 2011-07-05
Date of publication
Quality and validity
Process history and quality information
Constraints
Conditions applying to access and use
limitations on public access
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