Instrument : Microwave Radiometer, 3 Channel (MWR3C)

Instrument Categories
Cloud Properties, Radiometric

General Overview

This instrument was installed with Recovery Act funding support in FY2010. Please contact the instrument mentor, if you have any questions or read this Facility Update.

Output Datastreams

  • mwr3c : Microwave Radiometer, 3 Channel

Primary Measurements

The following measurements are those considered scientifically relevant.


Eastern North Atlantic
ENAC1Browse DataGraciosa Island, Azores, Portugal
Southern Great Plains
SGPC1Browse DataCentral Facility, Lamont, OK
Tropical Western Pacific
TWPC1Browse DataCentral Facility, Manus I., PNG
TWPC2Browse DataCentral Facility, Nauru Island
TWPC3Browse DataCentral Facility, Darwin, Australia
ARM Mobile Facility
GANM1Browse DataGan Airport, Gan Island, Maldives
MAGM1Browse DataLos Angeles, CA to Honolulu, HI - container ship Horizon Spirit
MAOM1Browse DataManacapuru, Amazonas, Brazil; AMF1
OLIM1Browse DataOliktok Point, Alaska
PVCM1Browse DataHighland Center, Cape Cod MA; AMF 1
SBSM1Browse DataSteamboat Springs CO, Valley Site
TMPM1Browse DataU. of Helsinki Research Station (SMEAR II), Hyytiala, Finland; AMF2


Maria Cadeddu
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