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Metadata Identifier: gov.noaa.ngdc.stp.ionosphere:G00563

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MD_DataIdentification

Count Component Title Abstract
1 Ionospheric Oblique Incidence Soundings by Satellites The oblique incidence sweep-frequency ionospheric sounding technique uses the same principle of operation as the vertical incidence sounder. The primary difference is that the transmitter and receiver are located at different places so that the signal is reflected at an angle. The most common use of these sounders is to operationally investigate optimum conditions for radio propagation. According to Rawer (1969), no attempts are known to have been made to compute electron density versus height profiles from oblique incidence ionograms. These oblique incidence soundings do not adequately substitute for the vertical soundings. These data are static and receipt of new data is not anticipated.
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SV_Identification

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CI_Citation

Count Component Title Date Citation Identifier
1 Ionospheric Oblique Incidence Soundings by Satellites
    1958-01-01
1 NASA/GCMD Earth Science Keywords
    1 NASA/GCMD Location Keywords
      1 Uncontrolled Keywords
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        CI_ResponsibleParty

        Count Component Individual Organization Position Email Role Linkage
        1 http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/stp/iono
        1 DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce publisher
        1 DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce originator
        Unresolved Xlinks
        Rob Redmon at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:contact[1]
        NCEI (publisher) at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:citation[1]/gmd:CI_Citation[1]/gmd:citedResponsibleParty[1]
        Rob Redmon at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:pointOfContact[1]
        Rob Redmon at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:distributionInfo[1]/gmd:MD_Distribution[1]/gmd:distributor[1]/gmd:MD_Distributor[1]/gmd:distributorContact[1]
        Anna Milan at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:metadataMaintenance[1]/gmd:MD_MaintenanceInformation[1]/gmd:contact[1]
        Rob Redmon at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:metadataMaintenance[1]/gmd:MD_MaintenanceInformation[1]/gmd:contact[2]
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        CI_OnlineResource

        Count Component Linkage Name Description Function
        1 http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/stp/iono Ionosphere Program at NCEI The Ionospheric Physics Group of NCEI operates the Ionosphere portion of the World Data Center for Solar-Terrestrial Physics, Boulder, which seeks out and archives data, data products, and information related to the Ionosphere. information
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        MD_Identifier or RS_Identifier

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        EX_Extent

        Bounding Box Temporal Extent
        Count Component Description West East North South Start End
        1 -180.00 180.00 90.00 -90.00 1957-01-15 1975-01-01
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        EX_GeographicBoundingBox

        Count Component West East North South
        1 -180.00 180.00 90.00 -90.00
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        EX_TemporalExtent

        Count Component Start End
        1 1957-01-15 1975-01-01
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        MD_Constraints

        Count Component Use Limitation
        1 While every effort has been made to ensure that these data are accurate and reliable within the limits of the current state of the art, NOAA cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in the data, nor as a result of the failure of the data to function on a particular system. NOAA makes no warranty, expressed or implied, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty.
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