Articles | Volume 10, issue 2
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 10, 549–563, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-10-549-2017
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 10, 549–563, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-10-549-2017
Research article
15 Feb 2017
Research article | 15 Feb 2017

The Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2: first 18 months of science data products

Annmarie Eldering et al.

Data sets

OCO-2 Level 2 geolocated XCO2 retrievals results, physical model, Retrospective Processing V7r OCO-2 Science Team (Michael Gunson and Annmarie Eldering) https://disc.gsfc.nasa.gov/datacollection/OCO2_L2_Standard_7r.html

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This paper describes the measurements of atmospheric carbon dioxide collected in the first 18 months of the satellite mission known as the Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2). The paper shows maps of the carbon dioxide data, data density, and other data fields that illustrate the data quality. This mission has collected a more precise, more dense dataset of carbon dioxide then we have ever had previously.