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Dataset Title:  DRIFTERS: Last 10-day locations Subscribe RSS
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Variable ?   Optional
Constraint #1 ?
Constraint #2 ?
   Minimum ?
   or a List of Values ?
   Maximum ?
 time (UTC) ?          2023-09-23T00:00:00Z    2023-10-03T12:00:00Z
  < slider >
 latitude (degrees_north) ?          -65.646    89.16
  < slider >
 longitude (degrees_east) ?          -179.996    179.993
  < slider >
 platform_name ?              
 pressure (Pa) ?          85000.0    105250.0
 wave_height (m) ?          0.0    5.84
 wave_period (s) ?          0.0    12.8
 type (Type of Drifter, None) ?      
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Server-side Functions ?
 distinct() ?
? (" ")

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The Dataset Attribute Structure (.das) for this Dataset

Attributes {
 s {
  time {
    String _CoordinateAxisType "Time";
    Float64 actual_range 1.6954272e+9, 1.6963344e+9;
    String axis "T";
    String calendar "Gregorian";
    String ioos_category "Time";
    String long_name "Time";
    String standard_name "time";
    String time_origin "01-JAN-1970 00:00:00";
    String units "seconds since 1970-01-01T00:00:00Z";
  latitude {
    String _CoordinateAxisType "Lat";
    Float32 actual_range -65.646, 89.16;
    String axis "Y";
    Float64 colorBarMaximum 90.0;
    Float64 colorBarMinimum -90.0;
    String ioos_category "Location";
    String long_name "Latitude";
    String standard_name "latitude";
    String units "degrees_north";
  longitude {
    String _CoordinateAxisType "Lon";
    Float32 actual_range -179.996, 179.993;
    String axis "X";
    Float64 colorBarMaximum 180.0;
    Float64 colorBarMinimum -180.0;
    String ioos_category "Location";
    String long_name "Longitude";
    String standard_name "longitude";
    String units "degrees_east";
  platform_name {
    String ioos_category "Identifier";
    String long_name "Platform Name";
  pressure {
    Float32 _FillValue -1.0;
    Float32 actual_range 85000.0, 105250.0;
    Float64 colorBarMaximum 105000.0;
    Float64 colorBarMinimum 95000.0;
    String ioos_category "Pressure";
    String long_name "Pressure reduced to mean sea level";
    String standard_name "air_pressure_at_mean_sea_level";
    String units "Pa";
  wave_height {
    Float32 _FillValue -1.0;
    Float32 actual_range 0.0, 5.84;
    Float64 colorBarMaximum 10.0;
    Float64 colorBarMinimum 0.0;
    String ioos_category "Surface Waves";
    String long_name "Wave Height";
    String standard_name "sea_surface_wave_significant_height";
    String units "m";
  wave_period {
    Float32 _FillValue -1.0;
    Float32 actual_range 0.0, 12.8;
    Float64 colorBarMaximum 20.0;
    Float64 colorBarMinimum 0.0;
    String ioos_category "Surface Waves";
    String long_name "Wave Period";
    String standard_name "sea_surface_wave_significant_period";
    String units "s";
  type {
    Int16 _FillValue -1;
    String _Unsigned "true";
    Int16 actual_range 0, 3;
    Int32 colorBarMaximum 3;
    Int32 colorBarMinimum 0;
    String comment "0:Pressure and Wave;1:Pressure;2:Wave;3:no Pressure and no Wave";
    String flag_values "0,1,2,3";
    String ioos_category "Unknown";
    String long_name "Type of Drifter";
    String standard_name "type_drifter_by_measurement";
    String units "None";
    String cdm_data_type "Point";
    String contact_email "";
    String contact_info "Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory (AOML) 4301 Rickenbacker Causeway Miami, FL 33149";
    String Conventions "COARDS, CF-1.6, ACDD-1.3";
    String creator_email "";
    String creator_name "Physical Oceanography Division (PhOD) AOML";
    String creator_type "NOAA_AOML";
    String creator_url "";
    Float64 Easternmost_Easting 179.993;
    String featureType "Point";
    Float64 geospatial_lat_max 89.16;
    Float64 geospatial_lat_min -65.646;
    String geospatial_lat_units "degrees_north";
    Float64 geospatial_lon_max 179.993;
    Float64 geospatial_lon_min -179.996;
    String geospatial_lon_units "degrees_east";
    String history 
"2023-10-04T01:07:36Z (local files)
    String infoUrl "";
    String institution "AOML";
    String keywords "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";
    String keywords_vocabulary "GCMD Science Keywords";
    String license "\"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.";
    Float64 Northernmost_Northing 89.16;
    String sourceUrl "(local files)";
    Float64 Southernmost_Northing -65.646;
    String standard_name_vocabulary "CF Standard Name Table v29";
    String subsetVariables "type";
    String summary "DRIFTER location information provided by Physical Oceanography Division (PhOD)/Atlantic Oceanographic & Meteorological Laboratory (AOML).";
    String testOutOfDate "now-2days";
    String time_coverage_end "2023-10-03T12:00:00Z";
    String time_coverage_start "2023-09-23T00:00:00Z";
    String title "DRIFTERS: Last 10-day locations";
    Float64 Westernmost_Easting -179.996;


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