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Dataset Title:  Global Drifter Program drifting buoy collection Subscribe RSS
Institution:  Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory NOAA   (Dataset ID: gdp_interpolated_drifter)
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 ID ?      
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 WMO ?      
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 expno (Experiment number, count) ?      
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 deploy_date (Deployment date and time, UTC) ?          1979-02-15T00:00:00Z    2019-10-10T00:00:00Z
 deploy_lat (degrees_north) ?          -77.81    89.142
 deploy_lon (degrees_east) ?          -180.0    180.0
 end_date (End date and time, UTC) ?          1979-03-10T00:00:00Z    2019-10-07T00:00:00Z
 end_lat (End latitude, degrees_north) ?          -77.07    99.54
 end_lon (End longitude, degrees_east) ?          -179.99    179.99
 drogue_lost_date (UTC) ?          1979-01-02T00:00:00Z    2019-10-05T00:00:00Z
 typedeath ?      
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 typebuoy ?      
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 longitude (degrees_east) ?          -179.999    180.0
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 latitude (degrees_north) ?          -78.305    89.899
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 lon360 (Longitude, degrees_east) ?          0.0    359.999
 time (UTC) ?          1979-02-16T00:00:00Z    2019-10-08T00:00:00Z
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 temp (degree_C) ?          -13.25    35.88
 ve (m/s) ?          -2.91622    2.91285
 vn (m/s) ?          -2.5769    2.78322
 err_temp (Error in temperature, degree_C) ?          0.03017184    31.62278
 err_lat (degrees_north) ?          5.385165E-4    31.62278
 err_lon (degrees_east) ?          6.288561E-4    31.62278
 DeployingShip ?              
 DeploymentStatus (Status of Deployment) ?              
 BuoyTypeManufacturer ?      
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 BuoyTypeSensorArray ?      
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 CurrentProgram ?      
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 Purchaser ?      
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 SensorUpgrade ?      
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 Transmissions ?      
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 DeployingCountry ?      
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 DeploymentComments ?              
 ManufactureYear ?      
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 ManufactureMonth ?      
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 ManufactureSensorType ?      
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 ManufactureVoltage ?      
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 FloatDiameter ?      
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 SubsfcFloatPresence ?      
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 DrogueType ?      
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 DrogueLength ?      
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 DrogueBallast ?      
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 DragAreaAboveDrogue ?      
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 DragAreaOfDrogue ?      
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 DragAreaRatio ?      
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 DrogueCenterDepth ?      
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 DrogueDetectSensor ?      
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The Dataset Attribute Structure (.das) for this Dataset

Attributes {
 s {
  ID {
    String cf_role "trajectory_id";
    String history "From buoydata_15001_sep19.dat";
    String long_name "Global Drifter Program Buoy ID";
  }
  WMO {
    Int32 actual_range 0, 8800888;
    Float64 colorBarMaximum 100.0;
    Float64 colorBarMinimum 0.0;
    String history "From dirall.dat";
    String long_name "World Meteorological Organization buoy identification number";
    Int32 missing_value -999;
  }
  expno {
    Int32 actual_range 40, 31599;
    Float64 colorBarMaximum 100.0;
    Float64 colorBarMinimum 0.0;
    String history "From dirall.dat";
    String long_name "Experiment number";
    Int32 missing_value -999;
    String units "count";
  }
  deploy_date {
    Float64 actual_range 2.878848e+8, 1.5706656e+9;
    String history "From deplog.dat";
    String ioos_category "Time";
    String long_name "Deployment date and time";
    String standard_name "time";
    String time_origin "01-JAN-1970 00:00:00";
    String units "seconds since 1970-01-01T00:00:00Z";
  }
  deploy_lat {
    Float32 actual_range -77.81, 89.142;
    Float64 colorBarMaximum 90.0;
    Float64 colorBarMinimum -90.0;
    String history "From deplog.dat";
    String long_name "Deployment latitude";
    Float32 missing_value -1.0e+34;
    String standard_name "latitude";
    String units "degrees_north";
  }
  deploy_lon {
    Float32 actual_range -180.0, 180.0;
    Float64 colorBarMaximum 180.0;
    Float64 colorBarMinimum -180.0;
    String history "From deplog.dat";
    String long_name "Deployment longitude";
    Float32 missing_value -1.0e+34;
    String standard_name "longitude";
    String units "degrees_east";
  }
  end_date {
    Float64 actual_range 2.89872e+8, 1.5704064e+9;
    String history "From dirall.dat";
    String ioos_category "Time";
    String long_name "End date and time";
    String standard_name "time";
    String time_origin "01-JAN-1970 00:00:00";
    String units "seconds since 1970-01-01T00:00:00Z";
  }
  end_lat {
    Float32 actual_range -77.07, 99.54;
    Float64 colorBarMaximum 90.0;
    Float64 colorBarMinimum -90.0;
    String history "From dirall.dat";
    String long_name "End latitude";
    Float32 missing_value -1.0e+34;
    String standard_name "latitude";
    String units "degrees_north";
  }
  end_lon {
    Float32 actual_range -179.99, 179.99;
    Float64 colorBarMaximum 180.0;
    Float64 colorBarMinimum -180.0;
    String history "From dirall.dat";
    String long_name "End longitude";
    Float32 missing_value -1.0e+34;
    String standard_name "longitude";
    String units "degrees_east";
  }
  drogue_lost_date {
    Float64 actual_range 2.840832e+8, 1.5702336e+9;
    String history "From dirall.dat";
    String ioos_category "Time";
    String long_name "Date and time of drogue loss";
    String standard_name "time";
    String time_origin "01-JAN-1970 00:00:00";
    String units "seconds since 1970-01-01T00:00:00Z";
  }
  typedeath {
    Int32 actual_range 0, 6;
    String history "From dirall.dat";
    String long_name "Type of death (0=buoy still alive, 1=buoy ran aground, 2=picked up by vessel, 3=stop transmitting, 4=sporadic transmissions, 5=bad batteries, 6=inactive status)";
    Int32 missing_value -999;
  }
  typebuoy {
    String history "From dirall.dat";
    String long_name "Buoy type (see https://www.aoml.noaa.gov/phod/dac/dirall.html)";
  }
  longitude {
    String _CoordinateAxisType "Lon";
    Float32 actual_range -179.999, 180.0;
    String axis "X";
    Float64 colorBarMaximum 180.0;
    Float64 colorBarMinimum -180.0;
    String history "From buoydata_15001_sep19.dat";
    String ioos_category "Location";
    String long_name "Longitude";
    Float32 missing_value -1.0e+34;
    String standard_name "longitude";
    String units "degrees_east";
    Float32 valid_max 180.0;
    Float32 valid_min -180.0;
  }
  latitude {
    String _CoordinateAxisType "Lat";
    Float32 actual_range -78.305, 89.899;
    String axis "Y";
    Float64 colorBarMaximum 90.0;
    Float64 colorBarMinimum -90.0;
    String history "From buoydata_15001_sep19.dat";
    String ioos_category "Location";
    String long_name "Latitude";
    Float32 missing_value -1.0e+34;
    String standard_name "latitude";
    String units "degrees_north";
    Float32 valid_max 90.0;
    Float32 valid_min -90.0;
  }
  lon360 {
    Float32 actual_range 0.0, 359.999;
    String axis "X";
    Float64 colorBarMaximum 180.0;
    Float64 colorBarMinimum -180.0;
    String history "Computed from buoydata_15001_sep19.dat";
    String long_name "Longitude";
    Float32 missing_value -1.0e+34;
    String standard_name "longitude";
    String units "degrees_east";
    Float32 valid_max 360.0;
    Float32 valid_min 0.0;
  }
  time {
    String _CoordinateAxisType "Time";
    Float64 actual_range 2.879712e+8, 1.5704928e+9;
    String axis "T";
    Float64 colorBarMaximum 100.0;
    Float64 colorBarMinimum -100.0;
    String history "From buoydata_15001_sep19.dat";
    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";
    String valid_max "90.0";
    String valid_min "-90.0";
  }
  temp {
    Float32 actual_range -13.25, 35.88;
    Float64 colorBarMaximum 32.0;
    Float64 colorBarMinimum 0.0;
    String history "From buoydata_15001_sep19.dat";
    String long_name "Sea Surface Bulk Temperature";
    Float32 missing_value -1.0e+34;
    String standard_name "sea_surface_temperature";
    String units "degree_C";
    Float32 valid_max 40.0;
    Float32 valid_min -15.0;
  }
  ve {
    Float32 actual_range -2.91622, 2.91285;
    Float64 colorBarMaximum 10.0;
    Float64 colorBarMinimum -10.0;
    String history "From buoydata_15001_sep19.dat";
    String long_name "Eastward velocity (12 hr centered difference)";
    Float32 missing_value -1.0e+34;
    String standard_name "bulk surface eastward velocity";
    String units "m/s";
  }
  vn {
    Float32 actual_range -2.5769, 2.78322;
    Float64 colorBarMaximum 10.0;
    Float64 colorBarMinimum -10.0;
    String history "From buoydata_15001_sep19.dat";
    String long_name "Northward velocity (12 hr centered difference)";
    Float32 missing_value -1.0e+34;
    String standard_name "bulk surface northward velocity";
    String units "m/s";
  }
  err_temp {
    Float32 actual_range 0.03017184, 31.62278;
    Float64 colorBarMaximum 5.0;
    Float64 colorBarMinimum 0.0;
    String history "From buoydata_15001_sep19.dat";
    String long_name "Error in temperature";
    Float32 missing_value -1.0e+34;
    String standard_name "error_in_temperature";
    String units "degree_C";
  }
  err_lat {
    Float32 actual_range 5.385165e-4, 31.62278;
    Float64 colorBarMaximum 50.0;
    Float64 colorBarMinimum 0.0;
    String history "From buoydata_15001_sep19.dat";
    String long_name "Error in latitude";
    Float32 missing_value -1.0e+34;
    String standard_name "error_in_latitude";
    String units "degrees_north";
  }
  err_lon {
    Float32 actual_range 6.288561e-4, 31.62278;
    Float64 colorBarMaximum 50.0;
    Float64 colorBarMinimum 0.0;
    String history "From buoydata_15001_sep19.dat";
    String long_name "Error in longitude";
    Float32 missing_value -1.0e+34;
    String standard_name "error_in_longitude";
    String units "degrees_east";
  }
  DeployingShip {
    String long_name "Deploying Ship";
  }
  DeploymentStatus {
    String long_name "Status of Deployment";
  }
  BuoyTypeManufacturer {
    String long_name "Buoy Type Manufacturer";
  }
  BuoyTypeSensorArray {
    String long_name "Buoy Type Sensor Array";
  }
  CurrentProgram {
    String long_name "Current Program";
  }
  Purchaser {
    String long_name "Purchaser";
  }
  SensorUpgrade {
    String long_name "Sensor Upgrade";
  }
  Transmissions {
    String long_name "Transmissions";
  }
  DeployingCountry {
    String long_name "Deploying Country";
  }
  DeploymentComments {
    String long_name "Deployment Comments";
  }
  ManufactureYear {
    String long_name "Manufacture Year";
  }
  ManufactureMonth {
    String long_name "Manufacture Month";
  }
  ManufactureSensorType {
    String long_name "Manufacture Sensor Type";
  }
  ManufactureVoltage {
    String long_name "Manufacture Voltage";
  }
  FloatDiameter {
    String long_name "Float Diameter";
  }
  SubsfcFloatPresence {
    String long_name "Subsfc Float Presence";
  }
  DrogueType {
    String long_name "Drogue Type";
  }
  DrogueLength {
    String long_name "Drogue Length";
  }
  DrogueBallast {
    String long_name "Drogue Ballast";
  }
  DragAreaAboveDrogue {
    String long_name "Drag Area Above Drogue";
  }
  DragAreaOfDrogue {
    String long_name "Drag Area Of Drogue";
  }
  DragAreaRatio {
    String long_name "Drag Area Ratio";
  }
  DrogueCenterDepth {
    String long_name "Drogue Center Depth";
  }
  DrogueDetectSensor {
    String long_name "Drogue Detect Sensor";
  }
 }
  NC_GLOBAL {
    String acknowledgement "Lumpkin, Rick; Centurioni, Luca (2019). Global Drifter Program quality-controlled 6-hour interpolated data from ocean surface drifting buoys. [indicate subset used].NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.25921/7ntx-z961. Accessed [date].";
    String cdm_data_type "Trajectory";
    String cdm_trajectory_variables "ID";
    String comment "Global Drifter Program 6h data";
    String contributor_name "AOML drifter DAC";
    String contributor_role "Data Acquisition Center";
    String Conventions "CF-1.6, ACDD-1.3, COARDS, NCCSV-1.0";
    String creator_email "aoml.dftr@noaa.gov";
    String creator_name "AOML drifter DAC";
    String creator_type &