Table 1.

Average measured and derived particle optical and physical characteristics across the sampling periods

MeasuredDerived
PeriodLabel-DetailsSSA 404 nmSSA 532 nmAAE 658–404 nmEAbs-404EAbs-532MAEBC 404/532MAEPM 404/532fPOM-ExtkBrC 404 nmMAEBrC 404 nm m2g-1
BG1: Background/Low Signal0.830.801.41.5 1.3 5.8/5.88.4/7.00.800.0040.6
BB1: BB0.850.902.32.51.45.3/5.612.9/8.30.890.0091.0
BB2: BB+Anthropogenic0.800.842.32.11.56.4/5.613.8/8.10.790.0051.1
BG2: Background/Low Signal0.830.751.11.31.36.2/6.47.9/7.30.790.0060.2