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IGY data on upper air (radiosonde) observations

Japan. KishoМ„choМ„.

IGY data on upper air (radiosonde) observations

dew point temperature, atmospheric electricity, during world meteorological intervals.

by Japan. KishoМ„choМ„.

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Published by National Committee for the International Geophysical Year, Science Council of Japan in Tokyo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Atmosphere, Upper -- Radiosonde observations.,
  • Meteorology -- Observations.,
  • International Geophysical Year, 1957-1958.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 29.

    StatementPrepared by Japan Meteorological Agency.
    GenreRadiosonde observations., Observations.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC879 .J2 1960
    The Physical Object
    Pagination131 p.
    Number of Pages131
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5899591M
    LC Control Number63055237
    OCLC/WorldCa4818445

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