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AMT | Articles | Volume 12, issue 1
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 12, 169–209, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-12-169-2019
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Atmos. Meas. Tech., 12, 169–209, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-12-169-2019
© Author(s) 2019. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

Research article 11 Jan 2019

Research article | 11 Jan 2019

Advancements in the Aerosol Robotic Network (AERONET) Version 3 database – automated near-real-time quality control algorithm with improved cloud screening for Sun photometer aerosol optical depth (AOD) measurements

David M. Giles et al.
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Clouds or instrumental anomalies may perturb ground-based solar measurements used to calculate aerosol optical depth (AOD). This study presents a new algorithm of automated near-real-time (NRT) quality controls with improved cloud screening for AERONET AOD measurements. Results from the new and old algorithms have excellent agreement for the highest-quality AOD level, while the new algorithm provides higher-quality NRT AOD for applications such as data assimilation and satellite evaluation.
Clouds or instrumental anomalies may perturb ground-based solar measurements used to calculate...
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