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Data Documentation

Documentation on how to use different data sets is available for most instruments. This documentation should be read and fully understood before attempting to use the data. Below are links to data documentation for many instruments:


Much of the data provided by microwave science instruments is either in HDF or netCDF format. Below are some general and instrument-specific tools for reading data files:

HDF Tools

netCDF Tools

Instrument Tools

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