ACRIMII Level 2
Entry Title: Active Cavity Radiometer Irradiance Monitor (ACRIM) II Total Solar Irradiance (TSI) aboard UARS in Native format

Entry ID: ACRIMII_TSI_UARS_NAT_1
Radiation Budget
Description

ACRIMII_TSI_UARS_NAT data are Active Cavity Radiometer Irradiance Monitor II (ACRIM II) Total Solar Irradiance (TSI) aboard the Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite (UARS) Data in Native (NAT) format.The ACRIMII_TSI_UARS_NAT data product consists of the Level 2 total solar irradiance in the form of daily means gathered by the ACRIM II instrument on the UARS satellite. The daily means are constructed from the shutter cycle results for each day. This data set is considered Version 2.

DOI

10.5067/UARS/ACRIMII/TSI_UARS_NAT_L2

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Keywords

From GCMD Science Keywords:
  • SOLAR IRRADIANCE
  • Total Solar Irradiance (TSI)
Data Distribution

File Format(s):

Native

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Spatial Information

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Spatial Coverage: (-90, 90), (-180, 180)
Spatial Coverage Type: Not provided
Coordinate System: Cartesian
Granule Spatial Representation: Cartesian
Locations

GLOBAL
Temporal Information

Temporal Coverage: 1991-10-04 - 2001-11-01
Temporal Resolution: 1 second
Platforms

Earth Observation Satellites
UARS
Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite
ACRIM II
Active Cavity Radiometer Irradiance Monitor II
Metadata Dates

Created on 2001-11-29
Last updated on 2019-08-14