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     data   graph     Argo, Mean structure of the North Atlantic subtropical permanent pycnocline    ?   F   I   M   background (external link) RSS Subscribe Ifremer/LOPS OACP-Argo

The Dataset's Variables and Attributes

Row Type Variable Name Attribute Name Data Type Value
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_data_type String Other
attribute NC_GLOBAL comment String Properties error computed as a Gaussian distance weighted standard error estimates using a decorrelation time-scale of 3 months to compute the number of independant observations.
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String CF-1.6, COARDS, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions_help String http://cf-pcmdi.llnl.gov/documents/cf-conventions/1.6/cf-conventions.html (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL CreatedBy String cfeucher
attribute NC_GLOBAL CreationDate String 2016/02/11 14:27:42
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String Ifremer/LOPS
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_type String institution
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String https://wwz.ifremer.fr/ (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL description String Maps of properties from OAC-P estimates.
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double -2.378
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 63.037
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double 13.037
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double -2.378
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double -78.378
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String OAC-P v1.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String https://wwz.ifremer.fr/ (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String Ifremer/LOPS
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String 2000-2014, atlantic, bottom, brunt, brunt-vaisala, climatology, data, density, depth, direction, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Temperature > Water Temperature, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Waves > Wave Speed/Direction, Earth Science > Oceans > Salinity/Density > Density, Earth Science > Oceans > Salinity/Density > Salinity, error, estimate, exploitation, francais, frequency, ifremer, institut, latitude, longitude, lops, lops/ifremer, mer, mode, MWBFRQ, MWD, MWPLPV, MWPSAL, MWSIG0, MWTEMP, north, ocean, oceans, permanent, planetary, potential, pour, PPBFRQ, PPD, PPD_er, PPH, PPH_er, PPHBTO, PPHBTO_er, PPHTOP, PPHTOP_er, PPPLPV, PPPSAL, PPSIG0, PPTEMP, practical, properties, pycnocline, recherche, referenced, salinity, sea, sea_surface_wave_to_direction, sea_water_density, sea_water_practical_salinity, sea_water_temperature, seawater, speed, squared, station, surface, temperature, thickness, top, total, vaisala, vorticity, water, wave, 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, ERD, NOAA, nor the United States Government, nor any
of their employees or contractors, makes any warranty, express or
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attribute NC_GLOBAL long_title String North Atlantic permanent pycnocline mapped properties from Argo profile OAC-P estimate
attribute NC_GLOBAL method String Permanent pycnocline properties mapped on to a regular 0.5x0.5 grid using a Gaussian weighted mean. Grid point mapping was limited to a 0.5 degree radius disk containing at least 6 points values.
attribute NC_GLOBAL Northernmost_Northing double 63.037
attribute NC_GLOBAL references String C. Feucher, G. Maze, and H. Mercier, 2016: Mean structure of the North Atlantic subtropical permanent pycnocline from in-situ observations. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., in review.
attribute NC_GLOBAL source String OAC-P v1.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (local files)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double 13.037
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v29
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String Maps of properties from OAC-P estimates.
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String Argo, Mean structure of the North Atlantic subtropical permanent pycnocline
attribute NC_GLOBAL version String 1.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double -78.378
variable longitude   double  
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range double -78.378, -2.378
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 Station longitude
attribute longitude standard_name String longitude
attribute longitude units String degrees_east
attribute longitude valid_max double -2.378
attribute longitude valid_min double -78.378
variable latitude   double  
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range double 13.037, 63.037
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 Station latitude
attribute latitude standard_name String latitude
attribute latitude units String degrees_north
attribute latitude valid_max double 63.037
attribute latitude valid_min double 1.037
variable PPD   double  
attribute PPD _FillValue double -9999.0
attribute PPD actual_range double -953.2535981512026, -242.8071487130764
attribute PPD long_name String Permanent pycnocline depth
attribute PPD units String m
variable PPD_er   double  
attribute PPD_er _FillValue double -9999.0
attribute PPD_er actual_range double 8.880517761147912, 173.78922796573423
attribute PPD_er colorBarMaximum double 50.0
attribute PPD_er colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute PPD_er long_name String Error of the permanent pycnocline depth estimate
attribute PPD_er units String m
variable PPH   double  
attribute PPH _FillValue double -9999.0
attribute PPH actual_range double 185.29064005762262, 647.5192364238837
attribute PPH long_name String Permanent pycnocline total thickness
attribute PPH units String m
variable PPH_er   double  
attribute PPH_er _FillValue double -9999.0
attribute PPH_er actual_range double 11.446225450597783, 168.24595894525078
attribute PPH_er colorBarMaximum double 50.0
attribute PPH_er colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute PPH_er long_name String Error of the permanent pycnocline total thickness estimate
attribute PPH_er units String m
variable PPHTOP   double  
attribute PPHTOP _FillValue double -9999.0
attribute PPHTOP actual_range double 57.376205734352915, 263.81591347925394
attribute PPHTOP long_name String Permanent pycnocline top thickness
attribute PPHTOP units String m
variable PPHTOP_er   double  
attribute PPHTOP_er _FillValue double -9999.0
attribute PPHTOP_er actual_range double 2.461152581231751, 99.71654254775751
attribute PPHTOP_er colorBarMaximum double 50.0
attribute PPHTOP_er colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute PPHTOP_er long_name String Error of the permanent pycnocline top thickness estimate
attribute PPHTOP_er units String m
variable PPHBTO   double  
attribute PPHBTO _FillValue double -9999.0
attribute PPHBTO actual_range double 68.59743127137779, 527.3243981463277
attribute PPHBTO long_name String Permanent pycnocline bottom thickness
attribute PPHBTO units String m
variable PPHBTO_er   double  
attribute PPHBTO_er _FillValue double -9999.0
attribute PPHBTO_er actual_range double 5.376122544432762, 179.5580835500565
attribute PPHBTO_er colorBarMaximum double 50.0
attribute PPHBTO_er colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute PPHBTO_er long_name String Error of the permanent pycnocline bottom thickness estimate
attribute PPHBTO_er units String m
variable PPTEMP   double  
attribute PPTEMP _FillValue double -9999.0
attribute PPTEMP actual_range double 6.3586992663946535, 18.50680114195565
attribute PPTEMP colorBarMaximum double 40.0
attribute PPTEMP colorBarMinimum double -10.0
attribute PPTEMP long_name String Temperature at the depth of the permanent pycnocline
attribute PPTEMP units String deg C
variable PPPSAL   double  
attribute PPPSAL _FillValue double -9999.0
attribute PPPSAL actual_range double 34.9411918585997, 36.73116593165583
attribute PPPSAL colorBarMaximum double 37.0
attribute PPPSAL colorBarMinimum double 32.0
attribute PPPSAL long_name String Salinity at the depth of the permanent pycnocline
attribute PPPSAL standard_name String sea_water_practical_salinity
attribute PPPSAL units String PSU
variable PPSIG0   double  
attribute PPSIG0 _FillValue double -9999.0
attribute PPSIG0 actual_range double 26.46678204114572, 27.62069762036254
attribute PPSIG0 colorBarMaximum double 200.0
attribute PPSIG0 colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute PPSIG0 long_name String Potential density referenced to the surface at the depth of the permanent pycnocline
attribute PPSIG0 units String kg/m^3
variable PPPLPV   double  
attribute PPPLPV _FillValue double -9999.0
attribute PPPLPV actual_range double 3.237436939089251E-11, 2.809063883497822E-10
attribute PPPLPV long_name String Planetary potential vorticity at the depth of the permanent pycnocline
attribute PPPLPV units String m^-1 s^-1
variable PPBFRQ   double  
attribute PPBFRQ _FillValue double -9999.0
attribute PPBFRQ actual_range double 5.816114045972214E-6, 3.335490167860834E-5
attribute PPBFRQ long_name String Brunt-Vaisala frequency squared at the depth of the permanent pycnocline
attribute PPBFRQ units String s^-2
variable MWD   double  
attribute MWD _FillValue double -9999.0
attribute MWD actual_range double -564.8565994298092, -101.4024379885401
attribute MWD colorBarMaximum double 360.0
attribute MWD colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute MWD long_name String Mode water depth
attribute MWD standard_name String sea_surface_wave_to_direction
attribute MWD units String m
variable MWTEMP   double  
attribute MWTEMP _FillValue double -9999.0
attribute MWTEMP actual_range double 7.334641768551486, 20.87849892293352
attribute MWTEMP colorBarMaximum double 32.0
attribute MWTEMP colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute MWTEMP long_name String Temperature at the depth of the mode water
attribute MWTEMP standard_name String sea_water_temperature
attribute MWTEMP units String deg C
variable MWPSAL   double  
attribute MWPSAL _FillValue double -9999.0
attribute MWPSAL actual_range double 35.062122533849646, 37.203132355088755
attribute MWPSAL colorBarMaximum double 37.0
attribute MWPSAL colorBarMinimum double 32.0
attribute MWPSAL long_name String Salinity at the depth of the mode water
attribute MWPSAL standard_name String sea_water_practical_salinity
attribute MWPSAL units String PSU
variable MWSIG0   double  
attribute MWSIG0 _FillValue double -9999.0
attribute MWSIG0 actual_range double 26.12508276682734, 27.50482278574963
attribute MWSIG0 colorBarMaximum double 28.0
attribute MWSIG0 colorBarMinimum double 20.0
attribute MWSIG0 long_name String Potential density referenced to the surface at the depth of the mode water
attribute MWSIG0 standard_name String sea_water_density
attribute MWSIG0 units String kg/m^3
variable MWPLPV   double  
attribute MWPLPV _FillValue double -9999.0
attribute MWPLPV actual_range double 1.4181034039829272E-11, 1.414445752981002E-10
attribute MWPLPV long_name String Planetary potential vorticity at the depth of the mode water
attribute MWPLPV units String m^-1 s^-1
variable MWBFRQ   double  
attribute MWBFRQ _FillValue double -9999.0
attribute MWBFRQ actual_range double 1.2165389056569305E-6, 1.7334111776013765E-5
attribute MWBFRQ long_name String Brunt-Vaisala frequency squared at the depth of the mode water
attribute MWBFRQ units String s^-2

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