Space Particle Data from Combined X-ray Dosimeter (CXD) and Burst Detection Dosimeter (BDD) instruments on the GPS constellation from 2014-01-01 to 2014-01-31 (NCEI Accession 0150968)

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Energetic particle data from the CXD and BDD instrument on the GPS constellation are available to the space weather research community. The release of these data supports the National Space Weather Action Plan which was recently published by the Executive Office of the President's National Science and Technology Council (NSTC).
  • Cite as: Sullivan, John (2016). Space Particle Data from Combined X-ray Dosimeter (CXD) and Burst Detection Dosimeter (BDD) instruments on the GPS constellation from 2014-01-01 to 2014-01-31 (NCEI Accession 0150968). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/0150968. Accessed [date].
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Time Period 2014-01-01 to 2014-01-31
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 90
S: -90
E: 180
W: -180
Spatial Coverage Map
General Documentation
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2016-05-20
Data Presentation Form Digital table - digital representation of facts or figures systematically displayed, especially in columns
Dataset Progress Status Complete - production of the data has been completed
Historical archive - data has been stored in an offline storage facility
Data Update Frequency As needed
Supplemental Information
Submission Package ID: TWX323
Purpose Data to be used for evaluation purposes.
Use Limitations
  • accessLevel: Public
  • Distribution liability: NOAA and NCEI make no warranty, expressed or implied, regarding these data, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty. NOAA and NCEI cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in these data. If appropriate, NCEI can only certify that the data it distributes are an authentic copy of the records that were accepted for inclusion in the NCEI archives.
Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: Sullivan, John (2016). Space Particle Data from Combined X-ray Dosimeter (CXD) and Burst Detection Dosimeter (BDD) instruments on the GPS constellation from 2014-01-01 to 2014-01-31 (NCEI Accession 0150968). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/0150968. Accessed [date].
Cited Authors
  • Sullivan, John
Resource Providers
Points of Contact
  • William Denig
    US DOC; NOAA; NESDIS; National Centers for Environmental Information (NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information - NCEI)
Publishers
Theme keywords NODC OBSERVATION TYPES THESAURUS WMO_CategoryCode
  • oceanography
Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords
  • EARTH SCIENCE > SUN-EARTH INTERACTIONS > SOLAR ENERGETIC PARTICLE FLUX
  • EARTH SCIENCE > SUN-EARTH INTERACTIONS > SOLAR ENERGETIC PARTICLE FLUX > ELECTRON FLUX
  • EARTH SCIENCE > SUN-EARTH INTERACTIONS > SOLAR ENERGETIC PARTICLE FLUX > PROTON FLUX
Provider Keywords
  • B field at equator
  • Bsatellite/Bequator
  • Decimal Day of year
  • E1-E11 rates due to proton background based on proton flux fit -- not filled
  • E1-E8 rates dead time corrected
  • E1-E8 rates from Maxwellian fit
  • Geographic_Latitude
  • Geographic_Longitude
  • L shell, dipole file, T89
  • LEP_threshold
  • LGM UTC
  • L_LGM_OP77IGRF, not used now
  • L_LGM_T89CDIP T89 External Field, Centered Dipole Internal Field
  • L_LGM_TS04IGRF, not used now
  • Magnetic local time
  • Radius (earth radii)
  • SVN number
  • collection_interval
  • decimal_year contains fractional part of year
  • dropped_data=1 means ignore data
  • electron flux at energies electron_diff_flux[i]
  • electron number density fit
  • electron rates from 9-parameter electron flux model
  • electron temperature from Maxwellian fit
  • electron_background estimated
  • energies for integral_flux_instrument
  • energies for the fluxes in electron_diff_flux_energy
  • field at satellite
  • fit parameters for 9 parameter electron fit
  • height above earth's equatorial plane
  • integral of electron flux fit above integral_flux_energy[i]
  • magnetic longitude
  • proton characteristic momentum
  • proton fluences above 6 energies -- not filled
  • proton fluxes at 31 energies -- not filled
  • proton number density fit
  • proton rate due from proton flux fit
  • proton rates above 10,15.85,25.11,30,40,79.43 MeV
  • proton rates due from electron background -- not filled
  • proton_activity=1 if proton activity is occurring
  • proton_background estimated
  • radius from earths dipole axis
  • rate_electron_measured
  • rate_proton_measured
  • year eg 2015
Data Center keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NODC > National Oceanographic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
NODC SUBMITTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS
Platform keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Platform Keywords
  • GPS > Global Positioning System Satellites
Provider Platform Names
  • GPS constellation
Instrument keywords Provider Instruments
  • Burst Detection Dosimeter (BDD)
  • Combined X-ray Dosimeter (CXD)
Place keywords NODC SEA AREA NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
  • GEOGRAPHIC REGION > GLOBAL OCEAN
  • SPACE > EARTH MAGNETIC FIELD > MAGNETOSPHERE (OTHER)
Keywords NCEI ACCESSION NUMBER
Use Constraints
  • Cite as: Sullivan, John (2016). Space Particle Data from Combined X-ray Dosimeter (CXD) and Burst Detection Dosimeter (BDD) instruments on the GPS constellation from 2014-01-01 to 2014-01-31 (NCEI Accession 0150968). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/0150968. Accessed [date].
Access Constraints
  • Use liability: NOAA and NCEI cannot provide any warranty as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of furnished data. Users assume responsibility to determine the usability of these data. The user is responsible for the results of any application of this data for other than its intended purpose.
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Processing Steps
  • 2016-05-20T17:29:59Z - NCEI Accession 0150968 v1.1 was published.
Output Datasets
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Processing Steps
  • Data Type: Space Particle Data (measured); Units: flux; Observation Type: satellite; Sampling Instrument: detector.
Last Modified: 2018-11-29T16:20:19Z
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