Parameter: parad_j_par_counts_output

Id
PD3236
Display Name
Photosynthetically Active Radiation
Standard Name
downwelling_photosynthetic_photon_flux_in_sea_water
Unit
┬Ámol photons m-2 s-1
Fill Value
-99999999
Precision
Parameter Function
opt_par_wetlabs
Data Product Identifier
OPTPARW_L1
Data Product Type
Science Data
Data Level
1
Parameter Function Map

{"a1": "CC_a1", "a0": "CC_a0", "Im": "CC_Im", "counts_output": "PD188"}

Description

Photosynthetically Active Radiation (PAR) is the measure of the density of photons per unit area that are in the spectral range of light (400-700 nanometers) that primary producers use for photosynthesis.

Parameter Type
function
Value Encoding
float32