Mauna Loa, HI, United States

Latitude: 
19.54°
N
Longitude: 
155.58°
W
Elevation: 
3397 m asl
Status: 
Active
Station Representative(s): 

Dr. Russell C. Schnell
Global Monitoring Division
NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory
Colorado, USA

NDACC Measurements at the Mauna Loa, HI, United States Station

Instrument Period Parameter Cooperating Institutions Comments Data link
Dobson
D076
1963—present
Ozone
  • NOAA/ESRL, USA
20 retrievals per month
FTIR Spectrometer
Bruker 125HR
1995—present
Column - multiple species, Profile - multiple species
  • NCAR, USA
FTIR Spectrometer
Bomem DA3
1991—1995
Column - multiple species
  • U. Denver, USA
Lidar
Rayleigh/Raman/DIAL
1993—present
Aerosol, Ozone, Temperature
  • JPL, USA
Aerosol 353 nm: 1993-1999; 355nm: 2001 -
Lidar
Nd-Yag
1994—present
Aerosol, Temperature, Water Vapor
  • NOAA/ESRL, USA
Began retrieving Water Vapor in 2005.
Lidar
Ruby
1974—1998
Aerosol
  • NOAA/ESRL, USA
Lidar
STROZ
1995—1996
,
2012—2014
Aerosol, Ozone, Temperature, Water Vapor
  • GSFC, MD, USA
  • SSAI, MD, USA
Campaign. File extension .mgl
Microwave Radiometer
1995—present
Ozone
  • NRL, USA
  • BC Consulting, USA
  • U. Mass, USA
Microwave Radiometer
2016—present
ClO
  • NRL, USA
  • BC Consulting, USA
  • U. Mass, USA
Moved from Mauna Kea in 2016.
Microwave Radiometer
1995—present
Water Vapor
  • NRL, USA
  • BC Consulting, USA
UV Spectroradiometer
1995—present
UV
  • NOAA/ESRL, USA
  • NIWA, New Zealand
UV/Visible Spectrometer
DOAS
1996—2014
Column - multiple species
  • NIWA, New Zealand
NO2

ESRL:  Earth System Research Laboratory
GSFC: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center 
NCAR:  National Center for Atmospheric Research 
NOAA:  National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 
NIWA: National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research 
NRL:  Naval Research Laboratory 
JPL:  Jet Propulsion Laboratory