The MPI-Mainz UV/VIS Spectral Atlas

of Gaseous Molecules of Atmospheric Interest

Hannelore Keller-Rudek1, Geert K. Moortgat2, Rolf Sander2, Rüdiger Sörensen1

1Satellite Group

2Atmospheric Chemistry Division

Max-Planck Institute for Chemistry
Mainz, Germany


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When referring to the Spectral Atlas, please cite our publication:

Keller-Rudek, H., Moortgat, G. K., Sander, R., and Sörensen, R.: The MPI-Mainz UV/VIS spectral atlas of gaseous molecules of atmospheric interest, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 5, 365–373, (2013), DOI: 10.5194/essd-5-365-2013

Cross Sections / Hydrogen+water / H2O / Merienne(2003)_293.1K_775-1081nm(line intensities)

DATAFILE: H2O_Merienne(2003)_293.1K_775-1081nm(line intensities).txt
NAME: water
AUTHOR(YEAR): Merienne(2003)
T: 293.1K
λ: 775-1081nm(line intensities)
BIBLIOGRAPHY: M.-F. Mérienne, A. Jenouvrier, C. Hermans, A. C. Vandaele, M. Carleer, C. Clerbaux, P.-F. Coheur, R. Colin, S. Fally, and M. Bach, "Water vapor line parameters in the 1300-9250 cm-1 region", J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 82, 99-117 (2003); DOI: 10.1016/S0022-4073(03)00148-1
COMMENTS: High-resolution absorption spectra of H2O vapor obtained by using a Fourier transform spectrometer at spectral resolutions of 0.03 and 0.06 cm-1

Data file from the webpage of the Belgian Institute for Space Aeronomy,

there for H2O under

The second column gives the line intensities, i.e., integrated absorption cross sections, in units of cm2 molecule-1 cm-1

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