Measurement: Atmospheric Chemistry - CH4 (column/profile) / GOS Reference: 093

Param Type Application Source Accuracy (RMS) Δx (km) Δz (km) Δt (h) δ (h)
thresh break thresh break thresh break thresh break thresh break
Lower TroposphereComposition and climateEUM10.000007.00000250.0000050.000005.000002.0000072.0000024.000006.000000.50000
Lower TroposphereAtmospheric chemistryWMO10.000004.00000500.00000150.000004.000002.0000024.0000012.00000168.0000096.00000
Lower TroposphereAtmospheric chemistryGCOS10.000004.0000050.0000020.000003.000002.500006.000004.000004380.000001680.00000
             
Higher TroposphereComposition and climateEUM10.000007.00000250.0000050.000005.000002.0000072.0000024.000006.000000.50000
Higher TroposphereAtmospheric chemistryWMO10.000004.00000500.00000150.000004.000002.0000024.0000012.00000168.0000096.00000
Higher TroposphereAtmospheric chemistryGCOS10.000004.00000250.00000100.000004.000003.000006.000004.000004380.000001680.00000
             
Lower StratosphereComposition and climateEUM20.0000015.00000250.00000100.0000010.000003.0000072.0000024.000006.000000.50000
Lower StratosphereAtmospheric chemistryWMO10.000004.00000500.00000150.000004.000002.0000024.0000012.00000168.0000096.00000
Lower StratosphereAtmospheric chemistryGCOS10.000004.00000250.00000100.000003.000002.000006.000004.000004380.000001680.00000
             
Upper Stratosphere & MesosphereComposition and climateEUM20.0000015.00000500.00000200.000004.000002.0000072.0000024.000006.000000.50000
Upper Stratosphere & MesosphereAtmospheric chemistryWMO10.000004.00000500.00000150.000004.000002.0000024.0000012.00000168.0000096.00000
Upper Stratosphere & MesosphereAtmospheric chemistryGCOS10.000004.00000250.00000100.000004.000003.000006.000004.000004380.000001680.00000
             
At Cloud TopComposition and climateEUM2.000001.5000050.0000025.00000N/AN/A72.0000012.000006.000000.50000
At Cloud TopAtmospheric chemistryGCOS10.000004.00000250.0000050.00000N/AN/A6.000004.000004380.000001680.00000

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CEOS Data Base Version: 17 - Created: 2012-01-18