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Table 1 Referenced location of air monitoring sampling area

From: Multivariate analysis and spatial distribution of suspended particulate metals of Abakaliki and Enugu in Southeastern Nigeria

Name Location Status of site Study code Parameters
Abakaliki     
ACM 1,2,3,4 New Market, Abakaliki Commercial area with heavy traffic ACM 1,2,3,4 Sampling period
July 2–3, 2014
ARS 1,2,3,4 Okpa Ugwu Residential area with medium traffic ARS 1,2,3,4 Wind speed
0.5–2.5 m/s
AIN 1,2,3,4 Abakaliki Rice Mill, Onuebonyi Industrial area with heavy traffic AIN 1,2,3,4 Air Temperature
34.5–40 °C
AMN 1,2,3,4 Onu Nwafor, Okposhi Umughara Quarry Mining area with machinery and traffic AMN 1,2,3,4 Relative humidity
28–60%
ARR 1,2,3,4 Okposhi Umughara (control) Rural area with low traffic and firewood burning ARR 1,2,3,4 Sampling Times
6:30 am/pm
Enugu     
ECM 1,2,3,4 Ogbete Main Market, Enugu Commercial area with heavy traffic ECM 1,2,3,4 Sampling period
July 2–3, 2014
ERS 1,2,3,4 Abakpa Nike Residential area with heavy traffic ERS 1,2,3,4  
EIN 1,2,3,4 Emene Industrial Layout Industrial area with medium traffic EIN 1,2,3,4 Wind speed
0.7–2.8 m/s
ECC 1,2,3,4 Coal Camp Former mining area with industrial market heavy machinery and traffic ECC 1,2,3,4 Air Temperature
35–45 oC
Relative humidity
29–56%
ERR 1,2,3,4 (Control) Edem Nike (control) Rural area with low traffic and firewood burning ERR 1,2,3,4 Sampling Times
6:30 am/pm
  1. A Abakaliki, CC coal camp, CM commercial area, E Enugu, IN industrial area, MN mining area, RS residential area, RR rural/reference area