Articles | Volume 15, issue 20
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-15-6145-2022
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-15-6145-2022
Research article
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25 Oct 2022
Research article |  | 25 Oct 2022

SAGE III/ISS ozone and NO2 validation using diurnal scaling factors

Sarah A. Strode, Ghassan Taha, Luke D. Oman, Robert Damadeo, David Flittner, Mark Schoeberl, Christopher E. Sioris, and Ryan Stauffer

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We use a global atmospheric chemistry model simulation to generate scaling factors that account for the daily cycle of NO2 and ozone. These factors facilitate comparisons between sunrise and sunset observations from SAGE III/ISS and observations from other instruments. We provide the scaling factors as monthly zonal means for different latitudes and altitudes. We find that applying these factors yields more consistent comparisons between observations from SAGE III/ISS and other instruments.