UARS Fact Sheet


Entry_ID: GCRIO 016 GCRIO_Inventory: 29 Entry_Title: UARS Fact Sheet Document_Author: None Agency_Name: NASA>National Aeronautics and Space Administration Start_Date: 1992-05-00
Group: Summary
Audience_Interest_Guide: General Interest
Audience_Interest_Guide: Research Community
Audience_Interest_Guide: Science Institutes

Provides summary of the Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite, launched by
NASA. UARS is the first spacecraft in the Mission to Planet Earth program.
Its mission is to study the dynamics, chemistry and energy inputs of the
stratosphere, including the ozone layer and its chemistry.
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Group: Data_Center
Data_Center_Name: "NASA Office of Mission to Planet Earth"
Dataset_ID: same as Entry_Title
Group: Data_Center_Contact
Last_Name: Johnson
First_Name: Danin
Email: None
Phone: (202) 479-0360
Fax: (202) 479-2566
Group: Address
Document Resource Facility
Earth Science Support Office
300 D Street, SW, Suite 840
Washington, DC 20024
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Storage_Medium: 10 pages of printed matter
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition > Air Quality
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition > Carbon Dioxide
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition > Chlorofluorocarbons
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition > Contaminants
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition > Oxygen
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition > Ozone
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition > Trace Gases
Parameter: Atmospheric Dynamics > Solar Radiation
Parameter: Earth Radiative Processes > Irradiance
Parameter: Earth Radiative Processes > Solar Activity
Parameter: Solar Properties > Events
Parameter: Solar Properties > Sunspots
Discipline: Earth Science > Atmosphere
Location: Global
Location: Antarctica
Keyword: NASA
Keyword: Mission to Planet Earth
Keyword: EOS
Keyword: remote sensing
Keyword: satellites
Keyword: space missions
Keyword: UARS
Keyword: Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite
Keyword: ozone
Keyword: atmospheric chemistry
Keyword: temperature
Keyword: winds
Keyword: energy