Datastream : GNDRAD60S

Ground radiation sensor: 60-second upwelling

Active Dates
1996.10.09 - 2015.07.30

Measurement Categories
Radiometric, Surface Properties

Originating Instrument
Ground Radiometers on Stand for Upwelling Radiation (GNDRAD)

Measurements

Only measurements considered scientifically relevant are shown below by default.

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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
Instantaneous Upwelling Pyrgeometer Case Thermistor Temperature Pyrgeometer K inst_up_long_hemisp_case_temp ( time )
Instantaneous Upwelling Pyrgeometer Dome Thermistor Temperature Pyrgeometer K inst_up_long_hemisp_dome_temp ( time )
Instantaneous Upwelling Pyrgeometer Thermopile Pyrgeometer W/m^2 inst_up_long_hemisp_tp ( time )
North latitude degree_N lat
Logger temperature C logger_temp ( time )
East longitude degree_E lon
Quality check results on field: Surface Infra-Red Temperature unitless qc_sfc_ir_temp ( time )
Quality check results on field: Surface Infra-Red Temperature Maxima unitless qc_sfc_ir_temp_max ( time )
Quality check results on field: Surface Infra-Red Temperature Minima unitless qc_sfc_ir_temp_min ( time )
Quality check results on field: Time offset from midnight unitless qc_time ( time )
Quality check results on field: Upwelling Longwave Hemispheric Irradiance, Pyrgeometer unitless qc_up_long_hemisp ( time )
Quality check results on field: Upwelling Longwave Hemispheric Irradiance, Pyrgeometer, Maxima unitless qc_up_long_hemisp_max ( time )
Quality check results on field: Upwelling Longwave Hemispheric Irradiance, Pyrgeometer, Minima unitless qc_up_long_hemisp_min ( time )
Quality check results on field: Upwelling Shortwave Hemispheric Irradiance, Pyranometer unitless qc_up_short_hemisp ( time )
Quality check results on field: Upwelling Shortwave Hemispheric Irradiance, Pyranometer, Maxima unitless qc_up_short_hemisp_max ( time )
Quality check results on field: Upwelling Shortwave Hemispheric Irradiance, Pyranometer, Minima unitless qc_up_short_hemisp_min ( time )
Surface Infra-Red Temperature K sfc_ir_temp ( time )
Surface Infra-Red Temperature Maxima K sfc_ir_temp_max ( time )
Surface Infra-Red Temperature Minima K sfc_ir_temp_min ( time )
Surface Infra-Red Temperature, Standard Deviation K sfc_ir_temp_std ( time )
Time offset from midnight time ( time )
Time offset from base_time time_offset ( time )
Upwelling Longwave Hemispheric Irradiance, Pyrgeometer W/m^2 up_long_hemisp ( time )
Upwelling Longwave Hemispheric Irradiance, Pyrgeometer, Maxima W/m^2 up_long_hemisp_max ( time )
Upwelling Longwave Hemispheric Irradiance, Pyrgeometer, Minima W/m^2 up_long_hemisp_min ( time )
Upwelling Longwave Hemispheric Irradiance, Pyrgeometer, Standard Deviation W/m^2 up_long_hemisp_std ( time )
Upwelling Shortwave Hemispheric Irradiance, Pyranometer W/m^2 up_short_hemisp ( time )
Upwelling Shortwave Hemispheric Irradiance, Pyranometer, Maxima W/m^2 up_short_hemisp_max ( time )
Upwelling Shortwave Hemispheric Irradiance, Pyranometer, Minima W/m^2 up_short_hemisp_min ( time )
Upwelling Shortwave Hemispheric Irradiance, Pyranometer, Standard Deviation W/m^2 up_short_hemisp_std ( time )
Battery voltage V vBatt ( time )

Locations

Eastern North Atlantic
ENAC1 Browse Data Browse PlotsGraciosa Island, Azores, Portugal
North Slope Alaska
NSAC1 Browse Data Browse PlotsCentral Facility, Barrow AK
NSAC2 Browse Data Browse PlotsCentral Facility, Atqasuk AK retired
Tropical Western Pacific
TWPC1 Browse DataCentral Facility, Manus I., PNG
TWPC2 Browse Data Browse PlotsCentral Facility, Nauru Island retired
TWPC3 Browse DataCentral Facility, Darwin, Australia
ARM Mobile Facility
FKBM1 Browse Data Browse PlotsBlack Forest, Germany retired
GANM1 Browse Data Browse PlotsGan Airport, Gan Island, Maldives retired
GRWM1 Browse Data Browse PlotsGraciosa Island, Azores, Portugal retired
HFEM1 Browse Data Browse PlotsShouxian, Anhui, China retired
MAOM1 Browse DataManacapuru, Amazonas, Brazil; AMF1
NIMM1 Browse DataNiamey, Niger retired
OLIM1 Browse Data Browse PlotsOliktok Point, Alaska
PGHM1 Browse Data Browse PlotsARIES Observatory, Nainital, Uttarkhand, India retired
PVCM1 Browse Data Browse PlotsHighland Center, Cape Cod MA; AMF 1 retired
PYEM1 Browse DataPoint Reyes, CA retired
SBSM1 Browse Data Browse PlotsSteamboat Springs CO, Valley Site retired
TMPM1 Browse Data Browse PlotsU. of Helsinki Research Station (SMEAR II), Hyytiala, Finland; AMF2
 retired = Originating instrument has been retired at this location

Contact(s)

Manajit Sengupta
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
303-275-3706
Manajit.Sengupta@nrel.gov

Victor Morris
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
associate
(509) 372-6144
victor.morris@pnnl.gov

Mary Anderberg
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
associate
303-275-4680
mary.anderberg@nrel.gov

Ibrahim Reda
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
associate
(303) 384-6385
ibrahim.reda@nrel.gov

Afshin Andreas
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
associate
(303) 384-6383
afshin.andreas@nrel.gov

Mark Kutchenreiter
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
associate
303-384-7900
mark.kutchenreiter@nrel.gov

Aron Habte
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
associate
(303) 384-6389
Aron.Habte@nrel.gov

Mike Dooraghi
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
associate
(303) 384-6329
mike.dooraghi@nrel.gov