BackForward Variable: N(15)NO-Alpha Delta

Full name N(15)NO-Alpha Delta
Definition 3D field of Delta N-15 in Alpha-N2O (Nitrous oxide where the outer Nitrogen atom is N-15)  (isotopic signature)
Measuring Units Uncertainty Units
Horizontal Res Units km Vertical Res Units km
Stability Units ‰ (Stability /decade)


Comment: See
Last modified: 2022-02-22
Applied in OSCAR/Space Gap Analysis: No
  • Domain: Atmosphere
    • Sub-domain: Atmospheric chemistry
      • Variable: N(15)NO-Alpha Delta
        • Measured in Layers:
          • MUS
          • UTLS
          • FT
          • PBL
          • Near Surface
          • M
  • Cross-cutting themes:

Requirements defined for N(15)NO-Alpha Delta  (1)

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
950 N(15)NO-Alpha Delta UTLS
Near Surface
Monitoring Atmospheric Composition 0.01 ‰
0.03 ‰
0.2 ‰
0.01 ‰
0.03 ‰
0.2 ‰
500 km
1000 km
2000 km
0.5 km
1 km
3 km
60 min
24 h
7 d
24 h
28 d
168 d
Global firm 2022-02-22 GAW Expert Team on Atmospheric Composition Network Design and Evolution