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 data       graph  M    public Ocean Heat Content, D26 and D20 Fields (UOHC), 0.25°, 2016-present    ?   F   I   M   background (external link) RSS Subscribe

The Dataset's Variables and Attributes

Row Type Variable Name Attribute Name Data Type Value
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_data_type String Grid
attribute NC_GLOBAL comment String NOAA OSPO Ocean Heat Content
attribute NC_GLOBAL contact String
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String COARDS, CF-1.6, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_email String
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String USDOC/NOAA/NESDIS/OSPO
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_type String institution
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL data_source String USDOC/NOAA/NESDIS/OSPO
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 180.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 90.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double -90.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_resolution double 0.25
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double 180.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double -180.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_resolution double 0.25
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL id String UOHC
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String USDOC/NOAA/NESDIS/OSPO
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String altimeter, commerce, common, conservation, content, d20, d26, data, department, depth, depth_of_isosurface_of_sea_water_potential_temperature, earth, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Temperature > Potential Temperature, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Temperature > Water Temperature, environmental, expressed, fields, format, habitat, heat, heat content, height, hurricane, hurricane intensification, information, integral, integral_of_sea_water_potential_temperature_wrt_depth_expressed_as_heat_content, isosurface, latitude, longitude, national, nesdis, network, nmfs, noaa, ocean, Ocean_Heat_Content, oceans, office, ohc, operations, osdpd, ospo, potential, product, satellite, science, sea, seawater, service, ssh, sst, states, surface, temperature, time, united, uohc, usdoc, water, wrt
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 Contri
butor, 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 90.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL origin String USDOC/NOAA/NESDIS/OSPO
attribute NC_GLOBAL source_data String Altimeter SHA+GOES/POES Blended SST
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double -90.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL spatial_resolution String 0.25 degree
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v32
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String Ocean Heat Content, D26 and D20 Fields. The Satellite Ocean Heat Content (Office of Habitat Conservation (OHC)) Suite system produces two OHC files in ASCII and Network Common Data Format (NetCDF) where the output is defined on a 0.25 degree grid. For the daily files, the fields are: latitude, longitude, sea surface temperature (SST) in �C, sea surface height anomaly (SSHA) in cm, mapping error, depths of 20�C (D20) and 26�C (D26) isotherms, ocean mixed layer depth (MLD), all in meters, and a satellite derived ocean heat content (OHC) in kJ/cm2. Maintenance level is 8x7, since it runs once daily during normal working hours. Return to service should be as soon as possible. The requirements were for ASCII and NetCDF output files, as well as GIF images. The files were to contain latitude, longitude, sea surface height anomaly, OA mapping error, sea surface temperature, depth of the 20�C isotherm, depth of the 26�C isotherm, mixed layer depth, and ocean heat content. OHC is mapped at 0.25 degree resolution with an accuracy within 10 to 15% of in situ data and a latency of 36 hours. The latency of 36 hours is due to the receipt/processing required for the Sea Surface Height Anomaly data. Five GIF images were also to be created each day for OHC, SST, 20 degree isotherm, 26 degree isotherm, and Mixed Layer Depth.
attribute NC_GLOBAL temporal_extent double 86400.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL temporal_extent_unit String seconds
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2018-01-22T12:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 2016-08-04T12:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String Ocean Heat Content, D26 and D20 Fields (UOHC), 0.25°, 2016-present
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double -180.0
dimension time   double nValues=501, evenlySpaced=false, averageSpacing=1 day 1h 43m 41s
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time _Netcdf4Dimid int 0
attribute time actual_range double 1.470312E9, 1.5166224E9
attribute time axis String T
attribute time calendar String Gregorian
attribute time CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time ioos_category String Time
attribute time long_name String Reference 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=721, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=0.25
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude _Netcdf4Dimid int 1
attribute latitude actual_range double -90.0, 90.0
attribute latitude axis String Y
attribute latitude CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude ioos_category String Location
attribute latitude long_name String Latitude
attribute latitude standard_name String latitude
attribute latitude units String degrees_north
dimension longitude   double nValues=1441, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=0.25
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude _Netcdf4Dimid int 2
attribute longitude actual_range double -180.0, 180.0
attribute longitude axis String X
attribute longitude CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude ioos_category String Location
attribute longitude long_name String Longitude
attribute longitude standard_name String longitude
attribute longitude units String degrees_east
variable Ocean_Heat_Content   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute Ocean_Heat_Content _FillValue float NaN
attribute Ocean_Heat_Content _Netcdf4Dimid int 0
attribute Ocean_Heat_Content actual_range float 0.0, 365.348
attribute Ocean_Heat_Content colorBarMaximum double 300.0
attribute Ocean_Heat_Content colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute Ocean_Heat_Content coordsys String geographic
attribute Ocean_Heat_Content ioos_category String Other
attribute Ocean_Heat_Content long_name String Ocean Heat Content
attribute Ocean_Heat_Content standard_name String integral_of_sea_water_potential_temperature_wrt_depth_expressed_as_heat_content
attribute Ocean_Heat_Content units String KJcm-2
attribute Ocean_Heat_Content variable_info String Ocean Heat Content
variable D26   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute D26 _FillValue float NaN
attribute D26 _Netcdf4Dimid int 0
attribute D26 actual_range float 0.0, 243.834
attribute D26 colorBarMaximum double 200.0
attribute D26 colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute D26 coordsys String geographic
attribute D26 ioos_category String Temperature
attribute D26 long_name String D26
attribute D26 standard_name String depth_of_isosurface_of_sea_water_potential_temperature
attribute D26 units String m
attribute D26 variable_info String Depth of the 26deg isotherm
variable D20   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute D20 _FillValue float NaN
attribute D20 _Netcdf4Dimid int 0
attribute D20 actual_range float 0.0, 421.664
attribute D20 colorBarMaximum double 500.0
attribute D20 colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute D20 coordsys String geographic
attribute D20 ioos_category String Temperature
attribute D20 long_name String D20
attribute D20 standard_name String depth_of_isosurface_of_sea_water_potential_temperature
attribute D20 units String m
attribute D20 variable_info String Depth of the 20deg isotherm

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