Articles | Volume 6, issue 4
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 6, 937–948, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-6-937-2013
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 6, 937–948, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-6-937-2013

Research article 10 Apr 2013

Research article | 10 Apr 2013

Climatologies from satellite measurements: the impact of orbital sampling on the standard error of the mean

M. Toohey and T. von Clarmann

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