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Atmospheric Temperature Profile

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A measure of the average kinetic energy of the air molecules.
This is the most measured quantity in the atmosphere

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Parameter Units Platform /Instrument Data Products
Begin Date End Date Data Access Doc
Atmospheric Temperature Profile
(ground pixel resolution)
Kelvin Aura/MLS 2004-08-08 Current ML2T Y
Aura/HIRDLS 2004-07-15 Current HIRDLS2 Y
UARS/HALOE 1991-10-11 2005-11-21 UARHA2FN Y
Atmospheric Temperature Profile (Day/Night)
(ground pixel resolution, 45 km at nadir)
Kelvin Aqua/AIRS 2002-08-30 Current AIRX2RET Y
Atmospheric Temperature Profile (Day/Night)
(Global 1 deg x 1 deg grids)
Kelvin Aqua/AIRS 2002-08-30 Current AIRS Level3 Y
Temperature Profile, global gridded Kelvin Aura/MLS 2004-08-08 Current   Y
Aura/HIRDLS 2004-07-15 Current   Y
UARS/HALOE 1991-10-11 2005-11-21 UARHA3AT Y
UARS/MLS 1991-09-18 1999-07-28 UARML3AL Y
UARS/CLAES 1991-10-25 1993-05-05 UARCL3AT Y
UARS/ISAMS 1991-09-26 1992-07-29 UARIS3AL Y
Nimbus-7/LIMS 1978-10-25 1985-05-01 LIMSN7L2 Y
Atmospheric Temperature Profile (Daily Averages, Global 2 deg x 2.5 deg grids) Kelvin NOAA/TOVS 1978-11-30 1995-07-05 NOAA/TOVS Y

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