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 data       graph  M    files  Ice Surface Temperature, NOAA-20 VIIRS, Near Real-Time, Sector WU, Daily    ?   F   I   M   background RSS
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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 Conventions String CF-1.6, COARDS, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_email String at
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String NOAA/NESDIS/STAR/SOCD/CoastWatch
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String
attribute NC_GLOBAL date_created String 2024-06-13T05:17:40Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL defaultGraphQuery String IceSrfTemp[(last)]
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 0.0337500000000141
attribute NC_GLOBAL end_orbit_number int 34030
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_bounds String POLYGON((-60.03375 -44.77875,-45.016875 -44.77875,-30.0 -44.77875,-14.983125 -44.77875,0.03375 -44.77875,0.03375 -56.026875,0.03375 -67.275,0.03375 -78.523125,0.03375 -89.77125,-14.983125 -89.77125,-30.0 -89.77125,-45.016875 -89.77125,-60.03375 -89.77125,-60.03375 -78.523125,-60.03375 -67.275,-60.03375 -56.026875,-60.03375 -44.77875))
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double -44.77875
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double -89.77125
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_resolution double 0.007499999999999999
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double 0.0337500000000141
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double -60.03374999999999
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_resolution double 0.007500000000000001
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_max double 0.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_min double 0.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_positive String up
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_units String m
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String [cwutils 20240223_121314] cwcomposite --pedantic --method explicit --inputs - --match ^(QCFlags|longitude|latitude|IceSrfTemp)$ /home/pub/svc_cwatch/aps/aps_u/browse/lvl4/modis/coastwatch/hdf/VX1CCW_C2024164_C110_004209-005457_022309-023557_040407-041655_054507-055921_073730-074021_092122_092247_110346_110511_124446-125734_142546-143834_160812-162100_174912-180200_193010-194009_210821-211651_224629-225502_WU00_edgemask_IceSrfTemp.hdf
[cwutils 20240223_121314] cwgraphics /home/pub/svc_cwatch/aps/aps_u/browse/lvl4/modis/coastwatch/hdf/VX1CCW_C2024164_C110_004209-005457_022309-023557_040407-041655_054507-055921_073730-074021_092122_092247_110346_110511_124446-125734_142546-143834_160812-162100_174912-180200_193010-194009_210821-211651_224629-225502_WU00_edgemask_IceSrfTemp.hdf
attribute NC_GLOBAL identifier_product_doi_authority String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String NOAA NESDIS CoastWatch
attribute NC_GLOBAL instrument String VIIRS
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String Earth Science > Cryosphere > Sea Ice > Ice Temperature
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 naming_authority String gov.noaa.coastwatch
attribute NC_GLOBAL Northernmost_Northing double -44.77875
attribute NC_GLOBAL platform String NOAA-20
attribute NC_GLOBAL source String NOAA-20_VIIRS_IceSrfTemp
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (local files)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double -89.77125
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v29
attribute NC_GLOBAL start_orbit_number int 34017
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String Enterprise Ice Concentration/ Ice Mask/ Ice Surface Temperature Products
attribute NC_GLOBAL testOutOfDate String now-2days
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2024-06-12T11:49:17Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 2020-09-13T12:08:31Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String Ice Surface Temperature, NOAA-20 VIIRS, Near Real-Time, Sector WU, Daily
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double -60.03374999999999
dimension time   double nValues=1360, evenlySpaced=false, averageSpacing=1 day 0h 9m 31s
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 1.5999989118255E9, 1.718192957218E9
attribute time axis String T
attribute time bounds String time_bounds
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
dimension altitude   double nValues=1, onlyValue=0.0
attribute altitude _CoordinateAxisType String Height
attribute altitude _CoordinateZisPositive String up
attribute altitude actual_range double 0.0, 0.0
attribute altitude axis String Z
attribute altitude ioos_category String Location
attribute altitude long_name String Altitude
attribute altitude positive String up
attribute altitude standard_name String altitude
attribute altitude units String m
dimension latitude   double nValues=6000, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=-0.007499999999999999
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range double -89.77125, -44.77875
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   double nValues=8010, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=0.007500000000000001
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range double -60.03374999999999, 0.0337500000000141
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 IceSrfTemp   float time, altitude, latitude, longitude
attribute IceSrfTemp _FillValue float -999.0
attribute IceSrfTemp colorBarMaximum double 290.0
attribute IceSrfTemp colorBarMinimum double 240.0
attribute IceSrfTemp grid_mapping String coord_ref
attribute IceSrfTemp ioos_category String Temperature
attribute IceSrfTemp long_name String Ice Surface Temp
attribute IceSrfTemp missing_value float -999.0
attribute IceSrfTemp units String Kelvin(K)
attribute IceSrfTemp valid_max float 390.0
attribute IceSrfTemp valid_min float 100.0

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