Datastream : CSPHOTPP

Cimel Sunphotometer (CSPHOT): principal planes data

Active Dates
1994.04.07 - 2016.01.31

Measurement Categories

Originating Instrument
Cimel Sunphotometer (CSPHOT)


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Measurement Units Variable
Altitude above mean sea level m alt
Base time in Epoch seconds since 1970-1-1 0:00:00 0:00 base_time
North latitude degree_N lat
East longitude degree_E lon
Principle Plane Sky Radiance uW/(cm^2 nm sr) pp_rad ( time, sun_view )
Sun to View Angle degree sun_view ( sun_view )
Time offset from midnight time ( time )
Time of Observation dd:mm:yyyy, hh:mm:ss timeObs ( time, string_length )
Time offset from base_time time_offset ( time )
View Zenith Angle degree view_zenith ( time, sun_view )
wavelength um wavelength ( time )
Solar Zenith Angle degree zenith ( time )


Eastern North Atlantic
ENAC1 Browse DataGraciosa Island, Azores, Portugal
North Slope Alaska
NSAC1 Browse DataCentral Facility, Barrow AK
Southern Great Plains
SGPC1 Browse DataCentral Facility, Lamont, OK
Tropical Western Pacific
TWPC1 Browse DataCentral Facility, Manus I., PNG retired
TWPC2 Browse DataCentral Facility, Nauru Island retired
TWPC3 Browse DataCentral Facility, Darwin, Australia retired
ARM Mobile Facility
AWRM1 Browse DataMcMurdo Station Ross Ice Shelf, Antarctica; AMF2
FKBM1 Browse DataBlack Forest, Germany retired
GANM1 Browse DataGan Airport, Gan Island, Maldives; AMF2 retired
GRWM1 Browse DataGraciosa Island, Azores, Portugal retired
HFEM1 Browse DataShouxian, Anhui, China retired
MAOM1 Browse DataManacapuru, Amazonas, Brazil; AMF1
NIMM1 Browse DataNiamey, Niger retired
OLIM1 Browse DataOlikiok Point, Alaska; AMF3
PGHM1 Browse DataARIES Observatory, Nainital, Uttarkhand, India; AMF1 retired
PVCM1 Browse DataHighland Center, Cape Cod MA; AMF1 retired
SBSM1 Browse DataSteamboat Springs CO, Valley Site; AMF2 retired
TMPM1 Browse DataU. of Helsinki Research Station (SMEAR II), Hyytiala, Finland; AMF2
 retired = Originating instrument has been retired at this location


Laurie Gregory
Brookhaven National Laboratory
(631) 344-2266

Laurie Gregory
Brookhaven National Laboratory
(631) 344-2266

Connor Flynn
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
(509) 375-2041

Lynn Ma
Brookhaven National Laboratory
(631) 344-3813

Richard Wagener
Brookhaven National Laboratory
(631) 344-5886

Richard Wagener
Brookhaven National Laboratory
(631) 344-5886

Brent Holben
NASA - Goddard Space Flight Center
(301) 614-6658