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Research article
30 Jul 2015
Research article |  | 30 Jul 2015

Extended and refined multi sensor reanalysis of total ozone for the period 1970–2012

R. J. van der A, M. A. F. Allaart, and H. J. Eskes

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The ozone multi-sensor reanalysis (MSR2) is a multi-decadal ozone column analysis for the period 1970-2012 based on all available ozone column satellite datasets, surface Brewer-Dobson observations and a data assimilation technique with detailed error modelling. The latest total ozone retrievals of 15 different satellite instruments are used: BUV-Nimbus4, TOMS-Nimbus7, TOMS-EP, SBUV-7, -9, -11, -14, -16, -17, -18, -19, GOME, SCIAMACHY, OMI and GOME-2.