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Metadata Updated: December 7, 2023

The GPM Ground Validation UND Citation Navigation Data MC3E dataset was collected by the Cessna Citation II Research aircraft owned and operated by the University of North Dakota (UND) participated in the Midlatitude Continental Convective Clouds Experiment (MC3E) supplying navigation data and also carrying cloud microphysics instruments. This navigation dataset consists of files (.txt) from UND containing records with flight time (UT seconds from midnight) and aircraft latitude, longitude and altitude. The dataset also contains the IWG1 data collected during the mission. Data was collected from April 1, 2011 through June 2, 2011.

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: No license information was provided. If this work was prepared by an officer or employee of the United States government as part of that person's official duties it is considered a U.S. Government Work.

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Metadata Created Date December 1, 2022
Metadata Updated Date December 7, 2023

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date December 1, 2022
Metadata Updated Date December 7, 2023
Identifier C1979635449-GHRC_DAAC
Data First Published 2012-04-09
Language en-US
Data Last Modified 2022-04-28
Category MC3E, geospatial
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 026:00
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Metadata Catalog ID
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Catalog Describedby
Citation Poellot, Michael R.2012. GPM GROUND VALIDATION UND CITATION NAVIGATION DATA MC3E indicate subset used. Dataset available online from the NASA Global Hydrometeorology Resource Center DAAC, Huntsville, Alabama, U.S.A. DOI:
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Old Spatial -99.4669 34.3247 -95.2302 48.5123
Program Code 026:001
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Source Hash 9fcf025125858f2ac419670b479df24892332789941a8701c83fd5636fdcdab0
Source Schema Version 1.1
Temporal 2011-04-01T15:30:59Z/2011-06-02T18:48:21Z

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