Earth  ID: 3068

AURA/OMI Tropospheric Ozone over South America

Aura's instruments study tropospheric, or low-level atmospheric chemistry. Many different organizations monitor regional areas of the troposphere, but Aura is the first to record daily global measurements.

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Lori Perkins (NASA/GSFC): Lead Animator
Stuart A. Snodgrass (GST): Animator
Mark Schoeberl (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
Ernest Hilsenrath (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
Jerry Ziemke (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
Sushil Chandra (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
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Data Used:
Aura/OMI 2004/09/28 - 2004/11/6
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DLESE >> Atmospheric science
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Atmosphere >> Atmospheric Chemistry/Oxygen Compounds >> Ozone
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Human Dimensions >> Environmental Impacts >> Biomass Burning
GCMD >> Location >> Troposphere
NASA Science >> Earth

GCMD keywords can be found on the Internet with the following citation: Olsen, L.M., G. Major, K. Shein, J. Scialdone, S. Ritz, T. Stevens, M. Morahan, A. Aleman, R. Vogel, S. Leicester, H. Weir, M. Meaux, S. Grebas, C.Solomon, M. Holland, T. Northcutt, R. A. Restrepo, R. Bilodeau, 2013. NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Earth Science Keywords. Version