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Space-Based Measurements of Ozone and Air Quality in the Ultraviolet and Visible

MEASUREMENTS

Instrument Names and Active Dates

Ozone Monitoring Instrument (OMI)
July 2004 - present
Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer (TOMS)
11/1/1978 - 12/31/2005
Nimbus-7 -- 11/1/1978 - 5/6/1993
Meteor-3 -- 8/22/1991 - 11/24/1994
Earth Probe -- 7/25/1996 - 12/31/2005
Solar Backscatter UltraViolet (SBUV)
1978 - present
Nimbus-7 -- 1978 - 1990
NOAA-9a -- 1985 - 1989
NOAA-11 -- 1988 - 2001
NOAA-9d -- 1992 - 1998
NOAA-16 -- 2000 - 2007
NOAA-17 -- 2003 - 2007
Global Ozone Monitoring Experiment (GOME)
7/21/1995 - present
Global Ozone Monitoring Experiment 2 (GOME-2)
October 2006 - present

For additional information, please see the instruments page.

Measurements and Products

PRODUCT OMI TOMS SBUV GOME GOME 2
           
Total ozone X X X X X
Aerosol index X X      
Surface UV flux X X      
Radiative Cloud Fraction X X X    
Tropospheric column ozone X X      
Ozone profile X   X    
Clouds X        
Aerosol optical properties X X      
SO2 X X      
NO2 X        
HCHO X X        
BrO X X        
OClO X X        

For more information about the new calibration, contact Pawan K. Bhartia or Pieternel Levelt.

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