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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 WARNING Some applications are unable to properly handle signed byte values. If values are encountered > 127, please substract 256 from this reported value
attribute NC_GLOBAL contact String O&SI SAF help desk at
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String CF-1.6, COARDS, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_email String
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String EUMETSAT OSI SAF
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL DSD_entry_id String EUR-L3P-GLOB_AVHRR_METOP_A
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 179.975
attribute NC_GLOBAL file_quality_index String 1
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 89.975
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double -89.975
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_resolution double 0.049999999999999996
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double 179.975
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double -179.975
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_resolution double 0.049999999999999996
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String none
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String EUMETSAT OSI SAF
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String advanced, aerosol, aerosol_optical_depth, angle, aod, aod_dtime_from_sst, atmosphere,
Atmosphere > Atmospheric Radiation > Incoming Solar Radiation,
Atmosphere > Atmospheric Radiation > Solar Irradiance,
Atmosphere > Atmospheric Radiation > Solar Radiation,
Atmosphere > Atmospheric Winds > Surface Winds,
atmospheric, avhrr, based, bias, confidence, confidence_flag, data, depth, deviation, difference, distribution, DT_analysis, error, eumetsat, eur, europe, european, exploitation, flag, flags, flux, fraction, fullagg, ghrsst, glob, global, heat, heat flux, high, high-resolution, ice, ice distribution, incoming, irradiance, l3p, measurement, meteorological, metop, ocean, oceans,
Oceans > Ocean Temperature > Sea Surface Temperature,
optical, optical properties, organisation, osi, properties, proximity, proximity_confidence, quality, radiation, radiometer, reference, rejection, rejection_flag, resolution, saf, satellite, satellite_zenith_angle, satellites, sea, sea_ice_fraction, sea_surface_temperature, sensor, single, solar, solar_zenith_angle, sources, sources_of_aod, sources_of_sea_ice_fraction, sources_of_ssi, sources_of_wind_speed, speed, sses, SSES_bias_error, SSES_standard_deviation_error, ssi_dtime_from_sst, sst, sst_dtime, standard, statistics, surface, surface_solar_irradiance, temperature, time, value, very, vhrr, wind, wind_speed, wind_speed_dtime_from_sst, winds, zenith
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 netcdf_version_id String 3.6.1 of Feb 18 2009 10:07:09 $
attribute NC_GLOBAL Northernmost_Northing double 89.975
attribute NC_GLOBAL platform String METOP_A
attribute NC_GLOBAL product_version String 1.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL sensor String AVHRR
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double -89.975
attribute NC_GLOBAL spatial_resolution String 0.05 deg
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v29
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String Sea Surface Temperature from METOP Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer (AVHRR). WARNING Some applications are unable to properly handle signed byte values. If values are encountered > 127, please substract 256 from this reported value (Global High-Resolution Sea Surface Temperature (GHRSST) L3P GLOB AVHRR METOP A EUR)
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2013-07-03T12:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 2009-09-01T12:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String fullAgg, GHRSST L3P GLOB AVHRR METOP A EUR
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double -179.975
dimension time   double nValues=1053, evenlySpaced=false, averageSpacing=1 day 7h 57m 43s
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 1.2518064E9, 1.3728528E9
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   float nValues=3600, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=0.049999999999999996
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range float -89.975, 89.975
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=7200, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=0.049999999999999996
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range float -179.975, 179.975
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 sea_surface_temperature   double time, latitude, longitude
attribute sea_surface_temperature _FillValue double -327.68
attribute sea_surface_temperature colorBarMaximum double 32.0
attribute sea_surface_temperature colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute sea_surface_temperature ioos_category String Temperature
attribute sea_surface_temperature long_name String sea surface temperature
attribute sea_surface_temperature source String EUMETSAT SAF O&SI
attribute sea_surface_temperature standard_name String sea_surface_temperature
attribute sea_surface_temperature units String degree_C
attribute sea_surface_temperature valid_max double 50.0
attribute sea_surface_temperature valid_min double -5.0
variable sst_dtime   short time, latitude, longitude
attribute sst_dtime _FillValue short -32768
attribute sst_dtime colorBarMaximum double 10.0
attribute sst_dtime colorBarMinimum double -10.0
attribute sst_dtime ioos_category String Temperature
attribute sst_dtime long_name String time difference from reference time
attribute sst_dtime units String second
attribute sst_dtime valid_max short 32767
attribute sst_dtime valid_min short -32767
variable SSES_bias_error   double time, latitude, longitude
attribute SSES_bias_error _FillValue double 654.08
attribute SSES_bias_error colorBarMaximum double 5.0
attribute SSES_bias_error colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute SSES_bias_error ioos_category String Statistics
attribute SSES_bias_error long_name String SSES bias error based on confidence flags
attribute SSES_bias_error units String degree_C
attribute SSES_bias_error valid_max double 1.27
attribute SSES_bias_error valid_min double 654.09
variable SSES_standard_deviation_error   double time, latitude, longitude
attribute SSES_standard_deviation_error _FillValue double 655.08
attribute SSES_standard_deviation_error colorBarMaximum double 5.0
attribute SSES_standard_deviation_error colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute SSES_standard_deviation_error ioos_category String Statistics
attribute SSES_standard_deviation_error long_name String SSES standard deviation error based on confidence flags
attribute SSES_standard_deviation_error units String degree_C
attribute SSES_standard_deviation_error valid_max double 2.27
attribute SSES_standard_deviation_error valid_min double 655.09
variable satellite_zenith_angle   byte time, latitude, longitude
attribute satellite_zenith_angle _FillValue byte -128
attribute satellite_zenith_angle _Unsigned String true
attribute satellite_zenith_angle colorBarMaximum double 90.0
attribute satellite_zenith_angle colorBarMinimum double -90.0
attribute satellite_zenith_angle ioos_category String Unknown
attribute satellite_zenith_angle long_name String satellite zenith angle
attribute satellite_zenith_angle units String angular_degree
attribute satellite_zenith_angle valid_max byte 90
attribute satellite_zenith_angle valid_min byte -90
variable solar_zenith_angle   double time, latitude, longitude
attribute solar_zenith_angle _FillValue double 65498.0
attribute solar_zenith_angle colorBarMaximum double 90.0
attribute solar_zenith_angle colorBarMinimum double -90.0
attribute solar_zenith_angle ioos_category String Unknown
attribute solar_zenith_angle long_name String solar zenith angle
attribute solar_zenith_angle standard_name String solar_zenith_angle
attribute solar_zenith_angle units String angular_degree
attribute solar_zenith_angle valid_max double 180.0
attribute solar_zenith_angle valid_min double 65536.0
variable rejection_flag   byte time, latitude, longitude
attribute rejection_flag _Unsigned String true
attribute rejection_flag colorBarMaximum double 150.0
attribute rejection_flag colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute rejection_flag comment String b0 : 1 = SST out of range; b1 : 1 = Cosmetic value; b2 : 1 = IR cloudy; b3 : 1 = MW rain; b4 : 1 = ice; b5 : 1 = spare; b6 : 1 = Land; b7 : 1 = unprocessed;
attribute rejection_flag ioos_category String Quality
attribute rejection_flag long_name String Rejection Flag
variable confidence_flag   byte time, latitude, longitude
attribute confidence_flag _Unsigned String true
attribute confidence_flag colorBarMaximum double 50.0
attribute confidence_flag colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute confidence_flag comment String b0 : 1 = potential side lobe contamination; b1 : 1 = relaxed rain contamination suspected; b2 : 1 = TMI SST retrieved in SST < 285K; b3 : 1 = hight wind speed retrieval; b4 : 1 = sea ice retrieval for MW data; b5 : 1 = sun glint suspected; b6 : 1 = L2 native bias and standard deviation; b7 : 1 = L2 native confidence value
attribute confidence_flag ioos_category String Statistics
attribute confidence_flag long_name String confidence flag
variable proximity_confidence   byte time, latitude, longitude
attribute proximity_confidence _FillValue byte -128
attribute proximity_confidence _Unsigned String true
attribute proximity_confidence colorBarMaximum double 50.0
attribute proximity_confidence colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute proximity_confidence ioos_category String Statistics
attribute proximity_confidence long_name String proximity confidence value
variable sea_ice_fraction   double time, latitude, longitude
attribute sea_ice_fraction _FillValue double 654.08
attribute sea_ice_fraction colorBarMaximum double 100.0
attribute sea_ice_fraction colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute sea_ice_fraction ioos_category String Ice Distribution
attribute sea_ice_fraction long_name String sea ice fraction
attribute sea_ice_fraction units String percent
attribute sea_ice_fraction valid_max double 1.0
attribute sea_ice_fraction valid_min double 0.0
variable sources_of_sea_ice_fraction   byte time, latitude, longitude
attribute sources_of_sea_ice_fraction _FillValue byte -128
attribute sources_of_sea_ice_fraction _Unsigned String true
attribute sources_of_sea_ice_fraction colorBarMaximum double 1.0
attribute sources_of_sea_ice_fraction colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute sources_of_sea_ice_fraction comment String 0 No sea ice set; 1 NSIDC SSM/I Cavialeri et al (1992); 2 AMSR-E; 3 ECMWF; 4 CMS (France) cloud mask used by Medspiration
attribute sources_of_sea_ice_fraction ioos_category String Ice Distribution
attribute sources_of_sea_ice_fraction long_name String sources of sea ice fraction
variable aerosol_optical_depth   double time, latitude, longitude
attribute aerosol_optical_depth _FillValue double 6540.8
attribute aerosol_optical_depth colorBarMaximum double 100.0
attribute aerosol_optical_depth colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute aerosol_optical_depth ioos_category String Statistics
attribute aerosol_optical_depth long_name String aerosol optical depth
attribute aerosol_optical_depth units String count
attribute aerosol_optical_depth valid_max double 12.700000000000001
attribute aerosol_optical_depth valid_min double 6540.900000000001
variable aod_dtime_from_sst   double time, latitude, longitude
attribute aod_dtime_from_sst _FillValue double 26163.2
attribute aod_dtime_from_sst colorBarMaximum double 10.0
attribute aod_dtime_from_sst colorBarMinimum double -10.0
attribute aod_dtime_from_sst ioos_category String Temperature
attribute aod_dtime_from_sst long_name String time difference of AOD measurement from sst measurement
attribute aod_dtime_from_sst units String hour
attribute aod_dtime_from_sst valid_max double 50.800000000000004
attribute aod_dtime_from_sst valid_min double 26163.600000000002
variable sources_of_aod   byte time, latitude, longitude
attribute sources_of_aod _FillValue byte -128
attribute sources_of_aod _Unsigned String true
attribute sources_of_aod comment String 0 No AOD data available; 1 NESDIS; 2 NAVOCEANO; 3 NAAPS; 4-15 Spare (RDAC to suggest inputs here)
attribute sources_of_aod ioos_category String Optical Properties
attribute sources_of_aod long_name String sources of aerosol optical depth
variable wind_speed   byte time, latitude, longitude
attribute wind_speed _FillValue byte -128
attribute wind_speed _Unsigned String true
attribute wind_speed colorBarMaximum double 15.0
attribute wind_speed colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute wind_speed ioos_category String Wind
attribute wind_speed long_name String wind speed
attribute wind_speed standard_name String wind_speed
attribute wind_speed units String m s-1
attribute wind_speed valid_max byte 127
attribute wind_speed valid_min byte -127
variable wind_speed_dtime_from_sst   double time, latitude, longitude
attribute wind_speed_dtime_from_sst _FillValue double 13081.6
attribute wind_speed_dtime_from_sst colorBarMaximum double 15.0
attribute wind_speed_dtime_from_sst colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute wind_speed_dtime_from_sst ioos_category String Temperature
attribute wind_speed_dtime_from_sst long_name String time difference of wind speed measurement from sst measurement
attribute wind_speed_dtime_from_sst standard_name String wind_speed
attribute wind_speed_dtime_from_sst units String hour
attribute wind_speed_dtime_from_sst valid_max double 25.400000000000002
attribute wind_speed_dtime_from_sst valid_min double 13081.800000000001
variable sources_of_wind_speed   byte time, latitude, longitude
attribute sources_of_wind_speed _FillValue byte -128
attribute sources_of_wind_speed _Unsigned String true
attribute sources_of_wind_speed colorBarMaximum double 15.0
attribute sources_of_wind_speed colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute sources_of_wind_speed comment String 0 No wind speed data available; 1 AMSR-E data; 2 TMI data; 3 NWP:ECMWF; 4 NWP:Met Office; 5 NWP:NCEP; 6 Reference climatology; 9-15 Spare to be defined by RDAC as required
attribute sources_of_wind_speed ioos_category String Wind
attribute sources_of_wind_speed long_name String sources of wind speed
attribute sources_of_wind_speed standard_name String wind_speed
variable surface_solar_irradiance   double time, latitude, longitude
attribute surface_solar_irradiance _FillValue double 327640.0
attribute surface_solar_irradiance colorBarMaximum double 1500.0
attribute surface_solar_irradiance colorBarMinimum double -500.0
attribute surface_solar_irradiance ioos_category String Heat Flux
attribute surface_solar_irradiance long_name String surface solar irradiance
attribute surface_solar_irradiance units String watt m-2
attribute surface_solar_irradiance valid_max double 1235.0
attribute surface_solar_irradiance valid_min double 327645.0
variable ssi_dtime_from_sst   double time, latitude, longitude
attribute ssi_dtime_from_sst _FillValue double 13081.6
attribute ssi_dtime_from_sst colorBarMaximum double 10.0
attribute ssi_dtime_from_sst colorBarMinimum double -10.0
attribute ssi_dtime_from_sst ioos_category String Heat Flux
attribute ssi_dtime_from_sst long_name String time difference of surface solar irradiance measurement from sst measurement
attribute ssi_dtime_from_sst units String hour
attribute ssi_dtime_from_sst valid_max double 25.400000000000002
attribute ssi_dtime_from_sst valid_min double 13081.800000000001
variable sources_of_ssi   byte time, latitude, longitude
attribute sources_of_ssi _FillValue byte -128
attribute sources_of_ssi _Unsigned String true
attribute sources_of_ssi comment String 0 No SSI data available; 1 MSG_SEVIRI; 2 GOES_E; 3 GOES_W; 4 ECMWF; 5 NCEP; 6 METOFFICE
attribute sources_of_ssi ioos_category String Heat Flux
attribute sources_of_ssi long_name String sources of surface solar irradiance
variable DT_analysis   double time, latitude, longitude
attribute DT_analysis _FillValue double 6540.8
attribute DT_analysis colorBarMaximum double 5.0
attribute DT_analysis colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute DT_analysis ioos_category String Statistics
attribute DT_analysis long_name String deviation from sst reference
attribute DT_analysis reference String GHRSST Analysis
attribute DT_analysis units String degree_C
attribute DT_analysis valid_max double 12.700000000000001
attribute DT_analysis valid_min double 6540.900000000001

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