GUVI Level 3 Data Products 



O/N2 and TEC


What am I looking at?


A combined plot of GUVI O/N2 and CODE TEC over three days


How were they produced?


CODE TEC were obtained from and re-sampled at GUVI O/N2 location and time. Interpolation of the TEC data was performed.




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Data Files – Available for download (both CODE TEC data and GUVI O/N2)


Summary Images – Available in both GIF and PostScript files.  On-line access for download.


Sample Images




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