BackForward Variable: HCHO Tropospheric column

Definition
Full name HCHO Tropospheric column
Definition 2D field of total amount of HCHO molecules (Formaldehyde)  per unit area in an atmospheric column extending from the Earth’s surface to the tropopause.
Measuring Units molecules/cm2 Uncertainty Units molecules/cm2
Horizontal Res Units km Vertical Res Units
Stability Units molecules/cm2 (Stability /decade)

 

Comment:
Last modified: 2021-11-25
Applied in OSCAR/Space Gap Analysis: No
Classification
  • Domain: Atmosphere
    • Sub-domain: Atmospheric chemistry
      • Variable: HCHO Tropospheric column
        • Measured in Layers:
          • TrC
  • Cross-cutting themes:

Requirements defined for HCHO Tropospheric column  (4)

This tables shows all related requirements. For more operations/filtering, please consult the full list of Requirements
Note: In reading the values, goal is marked blue, breakthrough green and threshold orange

Id Variable Layer App Area Uncertainty Stability / decade Hor Res Ver Res Obs Cyc Timeliness Coverage Conf Level Val Date Source
902 HCHO Tropospheric column Forecasting Atmospheric Composition Global firm GAW Expert Team on Atmospheric Composition Network Design and Evolution
903 HCHO Tropospheric column Providing Atmospheric Composition information to support services in urban and populated areas Global firm GAW Expert Team on Atmospheric Composition Network Design and Evolution
925 HCHO Tropospheric column TrC Monitoring Atmospheric Composition Global firm 2022-01-26 GAW Expert Team on Atmospheric Composition Network Design and Evolution
805 HCHO Tropospheric column TrC Climate Monitoring (GCOS) 30 molecules/cm2 5 molecules/cm2 5 km
10 km
4 h Global reasonable 2019-09-26 GCOS-200: The Global Observing System for Climate: Implementation Needs (Published 2016)