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 data       graph  M    public NODC (Levitus) World Ocean Atlas Annual LTM (nodc.woa94,, 0.25°, 0001    ?   F   I   M   background (external link) RSS Subscribe CSIRO, NOAA NCEI OCL noaa_esrl_cd84_9a05_b53c

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 CSIRO, NOAA NCEI OCL
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_type String institution
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL dataset_title String NODC (Levitus) World Ocean Atlas 1994
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 359.875
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 89.875
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double -89.875
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 359.875
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double 0.125
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_resolution double 0.25
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String renamevars Mon Nov 3 13:28:38 1997 from
created October 1997 by Hoop
attribute NC_GLOBAL id String
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String CSIRO, NOAA NCEI OCL
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String annual, atlas, center, centers, climate, commonwealth, csiro, data, else, environmental, identifier, industrial, information, laboratory, latitude, level, levels, levitus, long, longitude, ltm, mask, mean, multiple, national, ncei, nesdis, noaa, nobs, nodc, nodc.woa94, ocean, oceanographic, ocl, organisation, otemp,, research, scientific, temperature, term, then, 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 89.875
attribute NC_GLOBAL platform String Marine Observations
attribute NC_GLOBAL references String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double -89.875
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v29
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String National Oceanographic Data Center (NODC) (Levitus) World Ocean Atlas Annual Long Term Mean (LTM) (nodc.woa94,
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 (Levitus) World Ocean Atlas Annual LTM (nodc.woa94,, 0.25°, 0001
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double 0.125
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 avg_period String 0093-00-00 00:00:00
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 ltm_range double 693597.0, 727564.0
attribute time prev_avg_period String 0000-01-00 00:00:00
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 level   float nValues=33, evenlySpaced=false, averageSpacing=171.875
attribute level actual_range float 0.0, 5500.0
attribute level axis String Z
attribute level ioos_category String Location
attribute level long_name String Depth
attribute level positive String down
attribute level standard_name String depth
attribute level units String meter
dimension latitude   float nValues=720, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=-0.25
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range float -89.875, 89.875
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=1440, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=0.25
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range float 0.125, 359.875
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 otemp   short time, level, latitude, longitude
attribute otemp actual_range short 0, 88
attribute otemp colorBarMaximum double 100.0
attribute otemp colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute otemp ioos_category String Temperature
attribute otemp least_significant_digit short 0
attribute otemp level_desc String Multiple levels
attribute otemp long_name String Annual LTM Ocean Temp. Nobs on Multiple Levels
attribute otemp missing_value short 32767
attribute otemp parent_stat String Individual Obs
attribute otemp precision short 0
attribute otemp statistic String Long Term Mean
attribute otemp units String observations
attribute otemp valid_range short 0, 32765
attribute otemp var_desc String Number of Observations
variable mask   short time, level, 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 least_significant_digit short 0
attribute mask level_desc String Multiple levels
attribute mask long_name String if nobs > 4 then 1, else 0
attribute mask missing_value short 32767
attribute mask parent_stat String Individual Obs
attribute mask precision short 0
attribute mask statistic String Long Term Mean
attribute mask valid_range short 0, 1
attribute mask var_desc String Validity Mask

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