New Data from Aura's Microwave Limb Sounder (MLS) Ozone

  • Released Tuesday, December 14th, 2004
  • Updated Sunday, November 12th, 2023 at 10:00PM
  • ID: 3060

The Microwave Limb Sounder (MLS) measures the chemistry of the lower stratosphere and upper troposphere. Ozone that is present in the troposphere is mostly a result of anthropogenic pollution and therefore higher concentrations are found in urban areas.

The ozone color scale

The ozone color scale

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