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The Dataset's Variables and Attributes

Row Type Variable Name Attribute Name Data Type Value
attribute NC_GLOBAL Basin_Name_Format String Index: Name (standard depth level)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Basin_Names String 1: Atlantic Ocean (1)
2: Pacific Ocean (1)
3: Indian Ocean (1)
4: Mediterranean Sea (1)
5: Baltic Sea (1)
6: Black Sea (1)
7: Red Sea (1)
8: Persian Gulf (1)
9: Hudson Bay (1)
10: Southern Ocean (1)
11: Arctic Ocean (1)
12: Sea of Japan (1)
13: Kara Sea (8)
14: Sulu Sea (10)
15: Baffin Bay (14)
16: East Mediterranean (16)
17: West Mediterranean (19)
18: Sea of Okhotsk (19)
19: Banda Sea (23)
20: Caribbean Sea (23)
21: Andaman Basin (25)
22: North Caribbean (26)
23: Gulf of Mexico (26)
24: Beaufort Sea (28)
25: South China Sea (28)
26: Barents Sea (28)
27: Celebes Sea (25)
28: Aleutian Basin (28)
29: Fiji Basin (29)
30: North American Basin (29)
31: West European Basin (29)
32: Southeast Indian Basin (29)
33: Coral Sea (29)
34: East Indian Ocean (29)
35: Central Indian Ocean (29)
36: Southwest Atlantic (29)
37: Southeast Atlantic (29)
38: Southeast Pacific (29)
39: Guatemala basin (29)
40: East Caroline basin (30)
41: Marianas Basin (30)
42: Philippine Sea (30)
43: Arabian Sea (30)
44: Chile Basin (30)
45: Somali Basin (30)
46: Mascarene Basin (30)
47: Crosat Basin (30)
48: Guinea Basin (30)
49: Brazil Basin (31)
50: Argentine Basin (31)
51: Tasman Sea (30)
52: Atlantic Indian Basin (31)
53: Caspian Sea (1)

56: Bay of Bengal (1)
57: Java Sea (6)
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
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String CSIRO, NOAA NCEI OCL
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL dataset_title String NODC (Levitus) World Ocean Atlas 1998
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 359.5
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 359.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double 0.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_resolution double 1.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String created February 2000 by Hoop
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String CSIRO, NOAA NCEI OCL
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String 1-57, atlas, basin, center, centers, climate, commonwealth, csiro, data, environmental, index, industrial, information, laboratory, level, masks, national, ncei, noaa, nodc, ocean, oceanographic, ocl, organisation, research, scientific, time, woa, world
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 Marine Analyses
attribute NC_GLOBAL References String (external link)
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 v29
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String National Oceanographic Data Center (NODC) World Ocean Atlas 1998 (masks, basin)
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 0001-01-01T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 0001-01-01T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String NODC World Ocean Atlas 1998 (masks, basin)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double 0.5
dimension time   double nValues=1, onlyValue=0001-01-01T00:00:00Z
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double -6.21357696E10, -6.21357696E10
attribute time axis String T
attribute time delta_t String 0001-00-00 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 depth   float nValues=33, evenlySpaced=false, averageSpacing=171.875
attribute depth _CoordinateAxisType String Height
attribute depth _CoordinateZisPositive String down
attribute depth actual_range float 0.0, 5500.0
attribute depth axis String Z
attribute depth ioos_category String Location
attribute depth long_name String Depth
attribute depth positive String down
attribute depth standard_name String depth
attribute depth units String m
dimension latitude   float nValues=180, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=-1.0
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range float 89.5, -89.5
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=360, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=1.0
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range float 0.5, 359.5
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 basin   short time, depth, latitude, longitude
attribute basin actual_range short 1, 57
attribute basin colorBarMaximum double 60.0
attribute basin colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute basin ioos_category String Unknown
attribute basin least_significant_digit short 0
attribute basin level_desc String Other
attribute basin long_name String Basin Index 1-57
attribute basin missing_value short 32767
attribute basin parent_stat String Other
attribute basin precision short 0
attribute basin statistic String Other
attribute basin valid_range float 1.0, 57.0
attribute basin var_desc String Basin Index

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