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 data       graph  M    public Aquarius CAP 1x1 Deg Gridded Averaged Maps (AQUARIUS L3 SSS CAP MONTHLY V4)    ?   F   I   M   background (external link) RSS Subscribe JPL nasa_jpl_e44d_85ba_ed26

The Dataset's Variables and Attributes

Row Type Variable Name Attribute Name Data Type Value
attribute NC_GLOBAL Binning_Method String Gaussian
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_data_type String Grid
attribute NC_GLOBAL contributor_name String Wenqing Tang, Alex Fore, Akiko Hayashi
attribute NC_GLOBAL contributor_role String Aquarius-CAP algorithm geophysical model functions, CAP algorithm operational setup and L2 processing, L3 algorithm implementation, processing and data staging
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String CF-1.6, COARDS, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_email String Simon.H.Yueh at
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String Simon H. Yueh
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Data_Type String 1x1 Deg Gridded Bin Averaged Maps
attribute NC_GLOBAL date_created String 2015-08-25T02:18:43Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL date_issued String 2015-08-25T02:18:43Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 359.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 89.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double -89.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_resolution double 1.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double 359.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double 0.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_resolution double 1.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL Half_Power_Point_KM String 75.0000
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String DATA_SOURCE_VERSION 4.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String JPL
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String 1x1, aquarius, aquarius radiometer, aquarius sac-d, aquarius scatterometer, area, averaged, cap, cryosphere, data, density, distribution, Earth Science > Cryosphere > Sea Ice > Ice Extent, Earth Science > Oceans > Salinity/Density > Salinity, Earth Science > Oceans > Sea Ice > Ice Extent, extent, fraction, gridded,, ice, ice distribution, ice_frac, jet, jet propulsion laboratory, jpl, L3, laboratory, maps, month, monthly, nasa, ocean, oceans, practical, propulsion, salinity, sea, sea_ice_area_fraction, sea_water_practical_salinity, seawater, sss, sss_cap, surface, surface salinity, time, water
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords_vocabulary String GCMD Science Keywords
attribute NC_GLOBAL license String The data may be used and redistributed for free but is not intended
for legal use, since it may contain inaccuracies. Neither the data
Contributor, ERD, NOAA, nor the United States Government, nor any
of their employees or contractors, makes any warranty, express or
implied, including warranties of merchantability and fitness for a
particular purpose, or assumes any legal liability for the accuracy,
completeness, or usefulness, of this information.
attribute NC_GLOBAL Northernmost_Northing double 89.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL platform String Aquarius/SAC-D
attribute NC_GLOBAL processing_level String 3
attribute NC_GLOBAL product_version String 4.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL project String Aquarius
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_email String Simon.H.Yueh at
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_name String Simon H. Yueh
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL sensor String Aquarius
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double -89.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v55
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String Aquarius CAP 1x1 Deg Gridded Averaged Maps. Version 4.0 Aquarius CAP Level 3 products contain mapped Aquarius sea surface salinity or wind speed data based on the Combined Active Passive (CAP) algorithm. CAP is a P.I. produced data set developed and provided by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) Climate Oceans and Solid Earth section. (For further details see )
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2015-05-01T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 2011-09-01T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String Aquarius CAP 1x1 Deg Gridded Averaged Maps (AQUARIUS L3 SSS CAP MONTHLY V4)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double 0.0
dimension time   double nValues=45, evenlySpaced=false, averageSpacing=30 days 9h 49m 5s
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 1.3148352E9, 1.4304384E9
attribute time axis String T
attribute time ioos_category String Time
attribute time long_name String Time
attribute time standard_name String time
attribute time time_origin String 01-JAN-1970 00:00:00
attribute time units String seconds since 1970-01-01T00:00:00Z
dimension latitude   double nValues=180, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=1.0
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range double -89.5, 89.5
attribute latitude axis String Y
attribute latitude comment String midpoint of interval on uniform grid from -90 to 90 in 1 degree latitude increments
attribute latitude ioos_category String Location
attribute latitude long_name String Latitude
attribute latitude point_spacing String 1deg
attribute latitude standard_name String latitude
attribute latitude units String degrees_north
dimension longitude   double nValues=360, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=1.0
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range double 0.0, 359.0
attribute longitude axis String X
attribute longitude comment String midpoint of interval on uniform grid from -180 to 180 in 1 degree longitude increments
attribute longitude ioos_category String Location
attribute longitude long_name String Longitude
attribute longitude point_spacing String 1deg
attribute longitude standard_name String longitude
attribute longitude units String degrees_east
variable sss_cap   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute sss_cap _FillValue float -9999.0
attribute sss_cap colorBarMaximum double 37.0
attribute sss_cap colorBarMinimum double 32.0
attribute sss_cap comment String level-3 analysed sea surface salinity values obtained from the Combined Active Passive -CAP- algorithm. Cell values are means for the temporal interval & 1degree spatial grid
attribute sss_cap grid_mapping String Equirectangular
attribute sss_cap ioos_category String Salinity
attribute sss_cap long_name String Sea_Surface_Salinity
attribute sss_cap standard_name String sea_water_practical_salinity
attribute sss_cap units String PSU
attribute sss_cap valid_max float 50.0
attribute sss_cap valid_min float 0.0
variable ice_frac   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute ice_frac _FillValue float -9999.0
attribute ice_frac colorBarMaximum double 1.0
attribute ice_frac colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute ice_frac comment String level-3 analysed ice fraction values obtained from the L2 data. Cell values are means for the temporal interval & 1degree spatial grid
attribute ice_frac grid_mapping String Equirectangular
attribute ice_frac ioos_category String Ice Distribution
attribute ice_frac long_name String Sea_Ice_Area_Fraction
attribute ice_frac standard_name String sea_ice_area_fraction
attribute ice_frac valid_max float 1.0
attribute ice_frac valid_min float 0.0

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