Ship and Buoy Observations (ITOP Region; ASCII)

This data set contains Voluntary Observing Ships (VOS) Climate (VOSClim) observations as well as observations from other ships and buoys in the western Pacific Ocean. Observations include meteorological as well as oceanographic parameters. These data were obtained from the NCDC Marine Data Portal and are in common marine format (columnar ASCII).

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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  2010-08-01T00:00:00Z
    End:  2010-10-31T23:59:59Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 2010-08-01T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 2010-10-31T23:59:59Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 40.00000
Bounding Box South Lat 10.00000
Bounding Box West Long 110.00000
Bounding Box East Long 150.00000
Spatial Representation grid
Spatial Resolution N/A
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Documentation #1 : commonmarineformat.txt

Additional Information N/A
Resource Format N/A
Standardized Resource Format UNDEFINED FORMAT
Asset Size 25 MB
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Resource Support Name EOL Data Support
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Resource Support Organization UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Distributor UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Metadata Contact Name EOL Data Support
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Metadata Contact Organization UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory

Author Ken Hadeen
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2011-05-03T09:30:33
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Alternate Identifier 209.099
Resource Version 1.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2021-10-01T16:05:10Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::209.099
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation Ken Hadeen. (2011). Ship and Buoy Observations (ITOP Region; ASCII). 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 04 December 2023.

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