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 data       graph  M    public MSU temperaure (msu, air msu23), 2.5°, 1979-1993    ?   F   I   M   background (external link) RSS Subscribe NOAA ESRL noaa_esrl_54c9_952e_f2a3

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 Conventions String COARDS, CF-1.6, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_email String at
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String NOAA ESRL PSD
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_type String institution
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL dataset_title String MSU (Microwave Sounding Unit) Daily Troposphere Temperatures and Precipitation
attribute NC_GLOBAL description String Data is from MSU dataset
from different satellite bands.
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 357.5
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 2.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double 357.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double 0.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_resolution double 2.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String Tue Feb 6 15:07:40 2018: ncap2 -s time(0)={1569072}
/home/cas/ Nov 11 17:45:32 1995 from
created 11/14/95 by CAS (netCDF2.3)
attribute NC_GLOBAL id String
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String NOAA ESRL
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String 0-masked, 2/3, air, air_msu23, air_temperature, atmosphere, atmospheric, channel, daily, data, day, earth, Earth Science > Atmosphere > Atmospheric Temperature > Air Temperature, Earth Science > Atmosphere > Atmospheric Temperature > Surface Air Temperature, esrl, identifier, interpolated, laboratory, latitude, longitude, lower, mask, masked, microwave, msu, msu23, noaa, research, science, sounding, surface, system, temperature, temperaure, time, troposphere, unit, value
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 NCO String 4.6.9
attribute NC_GLOBAL nco_openmp_thread_number int 1
attribute NC_GLOBAL Northernmost_Northing double 90.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL platform String Satellite
attribute NC_GLOBAL references String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double -90.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v29
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String Microwave Sounding Unit (MSU) temperaure. Data is from MSU dataset
from different satellite bands.
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 1993-12-31T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 1979-01-01T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String MSU temperaure (msu, air msu23), 2.5°, 1979-1993
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double 0.0
dimension time   double nValues=5479, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=1 day
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 2.839968E8, 7.57296E8
attribute time axis String T
attribute time delta_t String 0000-00-01 00:00:00
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   float nValues=73, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=-2.5
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range float -90.0, 90.0
attribute latitude axis String Y
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   float nValues=144, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=2.5
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range float 0.0, 357.5
attribute longitude axis String X
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 mask   short time, latitude, longitude
attribute mask actual_range short 0, 1
attribute mask colorBarMaximum double 1.5
attribute mask colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute mask ioos_category String Identifier
attribute mask long_name String MSU interpolated value mask 0-masked
attribute mask missing_value short 32767
attribute mask units String interpolated_grid
attribute mask valid_range short 0, 1
variable air_msu23   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute air_msu23 actual_range float 248.1, 288.55
attribute air_msu23 colorBarMaximum double 313.0
attribute air_msu23 colorBarMinimum double 263.0
attribute air_msu23 ioos_category String Temperature
attribute air_msu23 least_significant_digit short 0
attribute air_msu23 level_desc String Other
attribute air_msu23 long_name String Daily MSU lower troposphere temperature (channel 2/3)
attribute air_msu23 missing_value float NaN
attribute air_msu23 parent_stat String Other
attribute air_msu23 precision short 2
attribute air_msu23 standard_name String air_temperature
attribute air_msu23 statistic String Individual Obs
attribute air_msu23 units String K
attribute air_msu23 valid_range float 170.0, 300.0
attribute air_msu23 var_desc String MSU Air Temperature Channel 2/3

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