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   set  data   graph     DRIFTERS: Last 10-day locations    ?   F   I   M   background (external link) RSS Subscribe AOML DRIFTERS_LAST_10_DAYS_LOCATIONS_TYPE

The Dataset's Variables and Attributes

Row Type Variable Name Attribute Name Data Type Value
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_data_type String Point
attribute NC_GLOBAL contact_email String Joaquin.Trinanes at
attribute NC_GLOBAL contact_info String Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory (AOML) 4301 Rickenbacker Causeway Miami, FL 33149
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String COARDS, CF-1.6, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_email String Joaquin.Trinanes at
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String Physical Oceanography Division (PhOD) AOML
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_type String NOAA_AOML
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 179.975
attribute NC_GLOBAL featureType String Point
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 88.285
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double -74.808
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 -179.905
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String AOML
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String 10-day, air, air_pressure_at_mean_sea_level, aoml, atlantic, course, data, date, day, division, drifters, earth, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Waves > Significant Wave Height, height, laboratory, latitude, level, locations, longitude, mean, meteorological, name, noaa, ocean, oceanographic, oceanography, oceans, period, phod, physical, platform, platform_name, pressure, reduced, science, sea, sea_surface_wave_significant_height, sea_surface_wave_significant_period, significant, surface, surface waves, time, type, wave, wave_height, wave_period, waves
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, OAR, 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 88.285
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (local files)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double -74.808
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v29
attribute NC_GLOBAL subsetVariables String type
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String DRIFTER location information provided by Physical Oceanography Division (PhOD)/Atlantic Oceanographic & Meteorological Laboratory (AOML).
attribute NC_GLOBAL testOutOfDate String now-2days
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2024-03-04T12:03:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 2024-02-23T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String DRIFTERS: Last 10-day locations
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double -179.905
variable time   double  
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 1.7086464E9, 1.70955378E9
attribute time axis String T
attribute time calendar String Gregorian
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
variable latitude   float  
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range float -74.808, 88.285
attribute latitude axis String Y
attribute latitude colorBarMaximum double 90.0
attribute latitude colorBarMinimum double -90.0
attribute latitude ioos_category String Location
attribute latitude long_name String Latitude
attribute latitude standard_name String latitude
attribute latitude units String degrees_north
variable longitude   float  
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range float -179.905, 179.975
attribute longitude axis String X
attribute longitude colorBarMaximum double 180.0
attribute longitude colorBarMinimum double -180.0
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 platform_name   String  
attribute platform_name ioos_category String Identifier
attribute platform_name long_name String Platform Name
variable pressure   float  
attribute pressure _FillValue float -1.0
attribute pressure actual_range float 93300.0, 105230.0
attribute pressure colorBarMaximum double 105000.0
attribute pressure colorBarMinimum double 95000.0
attribute pressure ioos_category String Pressure
attribute pressure long_name String Pressure reduced to mean sea level
attribute pressure standard_name String air_pressure_at_mean_sea_level
attribute pressure units String Pa
variable wave_height   float  
attribute wave_height _FillValue float -1.0
attribute wave_height actual_range float 0.0, 7.39
attribute wave_height colorBarMaximum double 10.0
attribute wave_height colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute wave_height ioos_category String Surface Waves
attribute wave_height long_name String Wave Height
attribute wave_height standard_name String sea_surface_wave_significant_height
attribute wave_height units String m
variable wave_period   float  
attribute wave_period _FillValue float -1.0
attribute wave_period actual_range float 0.0, 16.0
attribute wave_period colorBarMaximum double 20.0
attribute wave_period colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute wave_period ioos_category String Surface Waves
attribute wave_period long_name String Wave Period
attribute wave_period standard_name String sea_surface_wave_significant_period
attribute wave_period units String s
variable type   short  
attribute type _FillValue short -1
attribute type _Unsigned String true
attribute type actual_range short 0, 3
attribute type colorBarMaximum int 3
attribute type colorBarMinimum int 0
attribute type comment String 0:Pressure and Wave;1:Pressure;2:Wave;3:no Pressure and no Wave
attribute type flag_values String 0,1,2,3
attribute type ioos_category String Unknown
attribute type long_name String Type of Drifter
attribute type standard_name String type_drifter_by_measurement
attribute type units String None

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