Chlorofluorocarbons, helium, tritium, temperature, salinity and oxygen measurements collected from discrete samples and profile observations during the R/V Aegaeo M4WF cruise (EXPOCODE 36AE19981014) in the Mediterranean Sea from 1998-10-14 to 1998-10-19 (NCEI Accession 0173369)


 (MI_Metadata)
    fileIdentifier:  gov.noaa.nodc:0173369
    language:
      LanguageCode:  eng
    characterSet:  (MD_CharacterSetCode) utf8
    hierarchyLevel:  (MD_ScopeCode) dataset
    contact:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
        organisationName:  DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
        positionName:  Data Officer
        contactInfo:  (CI_Contact)
            phone:  (CI_Telephone)
                voice:  301-713-3277
                facsimile:  301-713-3300
            address:  (CI_Address)
                deliveryPoint:  Federal Building 151 Patton Avenue
                city:  Asheville
                administrativeArea:  NC
                postalCode:  28801-5001
                country:  USA
                electronicMailAddress:  NODC.DataOfficer@noaa.gov
            onlineResource:  (CI_OnlineResource)
                linkage: https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/
                protocol:  HTTPS
                name:  NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information website
                description:  Main NCEI website providing links to access data and data services.
                function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) information
        role:  (CI_RoleCode) custodian
    dateStamp:
      DateTime:  2019-04-21T17:32:51Z
    metadataStandardName:  ISO 19115-2 Geographic Information - Metadata - Part 2: Extensions for Imagery and Gridded Data
    metadataStandardVersion:  ISO 19115-2:2009(E)
return to top
    identificationInfo:  (MD_DataIdentification)
        citation:  (CI_Citation)
            title:  Chlorofluorocarbons, helium, tritium, temperature, salinity and oxygen measurements collected from discrete samples and profile observations during the R/V Aegaeo M4WF cruise (EXPOCODE 36AE19981014) in the Mediterranean Sea from 1998-10-14 to 1998-10-19 (NCEI Accession 0173369)
            date:  (CI_Date)
                date:  2018-05-25
                dateType:  (CI_DateTypeCode) publication
            identifier:  (MD_Identifier)
                authority:  (CI_Citation)
                    title:  International DOI Foundation (IDF)
                    date: (inapplicable)
                code:
                  Anchor:  DOI 10.7289/v5s180sx
            identifier:  (MD_Identifier)
                authority:  (CI_Citation)
                    title:  NCEI Metadata WG
                    date: (inapplicable)
                code:
                  Anchor:  NCEI Dataset ID gov.noaa.nodc:0173369
            identifier:  (MD_Identifier)
                authority:  (CI_Citation)
                    title:  NCEI Archive Management System
                    date: (inapplicable)
                code:
                  Anchor:  NCEI Accession Number 0173369
            citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
                organisationName:
                  Anchor:  https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/institution/details/1730 NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information
                contactInfo:  (CI_Contact)
                    phone:  (CI_Telephone)
                        voice:  301-713-3277
                        facsimile:  301-713-3300
                    address:  (CI_Address)
                        deliveryPoint:  Federal Building 151 Patton Avenue
                        city:  Asheville
                        administrativeArea:  NC
                        postalCode:  28801-5001
                        country:  USA
                        electronicMailAddress:  NODC.DataOfficer@noaa.gov
                    onlineResource:  (CI_OnlineResource)
                        linkage: https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/
                        protocol:  HTTPS
                        name:  NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information website
                        description:  Main NCEI website providing links to access data and data services.
                        function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) information
                role:  (CI_RoleCode) publisher
            citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
                individualName:
                  Anchor:  https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/person/details/2214 Robert M. Key
                organisationName:
                  Anchor:  https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/institution/details/1637 Princeton University; Department of Geosciences; Program in Atmospheric and Ocean Sciences (AOS)
                contactInfo:  (CI_Contact)
                    phone:  (CI_Telephone)
                        voice:  609-258-3595
                    address:  (CI_Address)
                        deliveryPoint:  Sayre Hall
                        city:  Princeton
                        administrativeArea:  NJ
                        postalCode:  08544
                        country:  USA
                        electronicMailAddress:  key@princeton.edu
                    onlineResource:  (CI_OnlineResource)
                        linkage: http://www.princeton.edu/aos/about_us/
                        protocol:  HTTP
                        name:  Princeton University; Department of Geosciences; Program in Atmospheric and Ocean Sciences (AOS) website
                        description:  Institution web page
                        function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) information
                role:  (CI_RoleCode) resourceProvider
            citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
                organisationName:
                  Anchor:  https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/institution/details/1806 Princeton University
                contactInfo:  (CI_Contact)
                    address:  (CI_Address)
                        city:  Princeton
                        administrativeArea:  NJ
                        postalCode:  08544
                        country:  USA
                    onlineResource:  (CI_OnlineResource)
                        linkage: http://www.princeton.edu
                        protocol:  HTTP
                        name:  Princeton University website
                        description:  Institution web page
                        function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) information
                role:  (CI_RoleCode) resourceProvider
            citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
                individualName:
                  Anchor:  https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/person/details/841 Wolfgang Roether
                organisationName:
                  Anchor:  https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/institution/details/1012 University of Bremen
                contactInfo:  (CI_Contact)
                    phone:  (CI_Telephone)
                        voice:  49 421 218 3511
                    address:  (CI_Address)
                        deliveryPoint:  Department: Institut fur Umweltphysik - Fachgebiet Fernerkundung
                        city:  Bremen
                        postalCode:  D-28334
                        country:  DEU
                        electronicMailAddress:  wroether@physic.uni-bremen.de
                role:  (CI_RoleCode) principalInvestigator
            citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
                individualName:  Roether, Wolfgang
                role:  (CI_RoleCode) author
            citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
                individualName:  Plomaritis, Theocharis A.
                role:  (CI_RoleCode) author
            citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
                organisationName:
                  Anchor:  https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/institution/details/1012 University of Bremen
                contactInfo:  (CI_Contact)
                    address:  (CI_Address)
                        deliveryPoint:  POSTFACH 330 440
                        city:  BREMEN
                        postalCode:  D-28334
                        country:  DEU
                role:  (CI_RoleCode) contributor
            presentationForm:  (CI_PresentationFormCode) tableDigital
        abstract:  This NCEI Accession includes discrete sample and profile data collected during the R/V Aegaeo M4WF cruise (EXPOCODE 36AE19981014) in the Mediterranean Sea from 1998-10-14 to 1998-10-19. These data include chlorofluorocarbons, helium, tritium, temperature, salinity and oxygen measurements.
        purpose:  This dataset is available to the public for a wide variety of uses including scientific research and analysis.
        status:  (MD_ProgressCode) completed
        status:  (MD_ProgressCode) historicalArchive
        pointOfContact:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
            organisationName:
              Anchor:  https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/institution/details/1730 DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
            positionName:  Information Services
            contactInfo:  (CI_Contact)
                phone:  (CI_Telephone)
                    voice:  301-713-3277
                    facsimile:  301-713-3300
                address:  (CI_Address)
                    deliveryPoint:  Federal Building 151 Patton Avenue
                    city:  Asheville
                    administrativeArea:  NC
                    postalCode:  28801-5001
                    country:  USA
                    electronicMailAddress:  NCEI.Info@noaa.gov
                onlineResource:  (CI_OnlineResource)
                    linkage: https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/
                    protocol:  HTTPS
                    name:  NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information website
                    description:  Main NCEI website providing links to access data and data services.
                    function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) information
            role:  (CI_RoleCode) pointOfContact
        resourceMaintenance:  (MD_MaintenanceInformation)
            maintenanceAndUpdateFrequency:  (MD_MaintenanceFrequencyCode) asNeeded
        graphicOverview:  (MD_BrowseGraphic)
            fileName: https://data.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/gfx?id=gov.noaa.nodc:0173369
            fileDescription:  Preview graphic
            fileType:  PNG
        descriptiveKeywords:  (MD_Keywords)
            keyword:  DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NODC > National Oceanographic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
            keyword:  DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
            type:  (MD_KeywordTypeCode) dataCentre
            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords
                date:  (CI_Date)
                    date:  2018-03-15
                    dateType:  (CI_DateTypeCode) publication
                edition:  8.6
                citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
                    organisationName:  Global Change Data Center, Science and Exploration Directorate, Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
                    contactInfo:  (CI_Contact)
                        address:  (CI_Address)
                            city:  Greenbelt
                            administrativeArea:  MD
                        onlineResource:  (CI_OnlineResource)
                            linkage: https://earthdata.nasa.gov/about/gcmd/global-change-master-directory-gcmd-keywords
                            protocol:  HTTPS
                            name:  Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Keywords
                            description:  The information provided on this page seeks to define how the GCMD Keywords are structured, used and accessed. It also provides information on how users can participate in the further development of the keywords.
                            function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) information
                    role:  (CI_RoleCode) custodian
        descriptiveKeywords:  (MD_Keywords)
            keyword:
              Anchor:  https://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/0173369 0173369
            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  NCEI ACCESSION NUMBER
                date:  (CI_Date)
                    date:  2018-05-18
                    dateType:  (CI_DateTypeCode) publication
        descriptiveKeywords:  (MD_Keywords)
            keyword:
              Anchor:  https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/datatype/details/373 WATER TEMPERATURE
            type:  (MD_KeywordTypeCode) theme
            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  NODC DATA TYPES THESAURUS
                date: (inapplicable)
        descriptiveKeywords:  (MD_Keywords)
            keyword:
              Anchor:  https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/insttype/details/8 CTD
            keyword:
              Anchor:  https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/insttype/details/210 Niskin bottle
            keyword:
              Anchor:  https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/insttype/details/199 titrator
            type:  (MD_KeywordTypeCode) instrument
            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  NODC INSTRUMENT TYPES THESAURUS
                date: (inapplicable)
        descriptiveKeywords:  (MD_Keywords)
            keyword:
              Anchor:  https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/obstype/details/3 chemical
            keyword:
              Anchor:  https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/obstype/details/52 discrete sample
            keyword:
              Anchor:  https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/obstype/details/14 physical
            type:  (MD_KeywordTypeCode) theme
            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  NODC OBSERVATION TYPES THESAURUS
                date: (inapplicable)
        descriptiveKeywords:  (MD_Keywords)
            keyword:
              Anchor:  https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/platform/details/7290 AEGAEO
            type:  (MD_KeywordTypeCode) platform
            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  NODC PLATFORM NAMES THESAURUS
                date: (inapplicable)
        descriptiveKeywords:  (MD_Keywords)
            keyword:
              Anchor:  https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/institution/details/1012 University of Bremen
            type:  (MD_KeywordTypeCode) dataCentre
            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  NODC COLLECTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS
                date: (inapplicable)
        descriptiveKeywords:  (MD_Keywords)
            keyword:
              Anchor:  https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/institution/details/1806 Princeton University
            type:  (MD_KeywordTypeCode) dataCentre
            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  NODC SUBMITTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS
                date: (inapplicable)
        descriptiveKeywords:  (MD_Keywords)
            keyword:
              Anchor:  https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/project/details/350 Mediterranean Ocean Circulation (MEDOC)
            type:  (MD_KeywordTypeCode) project
            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  NODC PROJECT NAMES THESAURUS
                date: (inapplicable)
        descriptiveKeywords:  (MD_Keywords)
            keyword:
              Anchor:  https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/seaname/details/117 Mediterranean Sea
            type:  (MD_KeywordTypeCode) place
            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  NODC SEA AREA NAMES THESAURUS
                date: (inapplicable)
        descriptiveKeywords:  (MD_Keywords)
            keyword:  oceanography
            type:  (MD_KeywordTypeCode) theme
            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  WMO_CategoryCode
                date:  (CI_Date)
                    date:  2012-09-15
                    dateType:  (CI_DateTypeCode) publication
        descriptiveKeywords:  (MD_Keywords)
            keyword:  Ocean Carbon Data System (OCADS) Project
            type:  (MD_KeywordTypeCode) project
            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  Ocean Acidification Search Keywords
                date: (inapplicable)
        descriptiveKeywords:  (MD_Keywords)
            keyword:  M4WF
            type:  (MD_KeywordTypeCode) theme
            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  Cruise ID
                date: (inapplicable)
        descriptiveKeywords:  (MD_Keywords)
            keyword:  36AE19981014
            type:  (MD_KeywordTypeCode) theme
            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  EXPOCODE
                date: (inapplicable)
        descriptiveKeywords:  (MD_Keywords)
            keyword:  EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN TEMPERATURE > WATER TEMPERATURE
            type:  (MD_KeywordTypeCode) theme
            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords
                date:  (CI_Date)
                    date:  2018-03-15
                    dateType:  (CI_DateTypeCode) publication
                edition:  8.6
                citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
                    organisationName:  Global Change Data Center, Science and Exploration Directorate, Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
                    contactInfo:  (CI_Contact)
                        address:  (CI_Address)
                            city:  Greenbelt
                            administrativeArea:  MD
                        onlineResource:  (CI_OnlineResource)
                            linkage: https://earthdata.nasa.gov/about/gcmd/global-change-master-directory-gcmd-keywords
                            protocol:  HTTPS
                            name:  Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Keywords
                            description:  The information provided on this page seeks to define how the GCMD Keywords are structured, used and accessed. It also provides information on how users can participate in the further development of the keywords.
                            function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) information
                    role:  (CI_RoleCode) custodian
        descriptiveKeywords:  (MD_Keywords)
            keyword:  CFCs
            keyword:  CTDSAL
            keyword:  CTDTMP
            keyword:  HELIUM
            keyword:  OXYGEN
            keyword:  TRITUM
            type:  (MD_KeywordTypeCode) theme
            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  Provider Variable Names
                date: (inapplicable)
        descriptiveKeywords:  (MD_Keywords)
            keyword:  Mediterranean Sea
            type:  (MD_KeywordTypeCode) theme
            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  Reference Section ID
                date: (inapplicable)
        descriptiveKeywords:  (MD_Keywords)
            keyword:  CTD > Conductivity, Temperature, Depth
            keyword:  NISKIN BOTTLES
            type:  (MD_KeywordTypeCode) instrument
            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Instrument Keywords
                date:  (CI_Date)
                    date:  2018-03-15
                    dateType:  (CI_DateTypeCode) publication
                edition:  8.6
                citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
                    organisationName:  Global Change Data Center, Science and Exploration Directorate, Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
                    contactInfo:  (CI_Contact)
                        address:  (CI_Address)
                            city:  Greenbelt
                            administrativeArea:  MD
                        onlineResource:  (CI_OnlineResource)
                            linkage: https://earthdata.nasa.gov/about/gcmd/global-change-master-directory-gcmd-keywords
                            protocol:  HTTPS
                            name:  Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Keywords
                            description:  The information provided on this page seeks to define how the GCMD Keywords are structured, used and accessed. It also provides information on how users can participate in the further development of the keywords.
                            function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) information
                    role:  (CI_RoleCode) custodian
        descriptiveKeywords:  (MD_Keywords)
            keyword:
              Anchor:  http://vocab.nerc.ac.uk/collection/C17/current/36AE/ 36AE
            type:  (MD_KeywordTypeCode) platform
            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  SeaDataNet Ship and Platform Codes
                date: (inapplicable)
        descriptiveKeywords:  (MD_Keywords)
            keyword:  OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN > MEDITERRANEAN SEA
            type:  (MD_KeywordTypeCode) place
            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
                date:  (CI_Date)
                    date:  2018-03-15
                    dateType:  (CI_DateTypeCode) publication
                edition:  8.6
                citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
                    organisationName:  Global Change Data Center, Science and Exploration Directorate, Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
                    contactInfo:  (CI_Contact)
                        address:  (CI_Address)
                            city:  Greenbelt
                            administrativeArea:  MD
                        onlineResource:  (CI_OnlineResource)
                            linkage: https://earthdata.nasa.gov/about/gcmd/global-change-master-directory-gcmd-keywords
                            protocol:  HTTPS
                            name:  Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Keywords
                            description:  The information provided on this page seeks to define how the GCMD Keywords are structured, used and accessed. It also provides information on how users can participate in the further development of the keywords.
                            function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) information
                    role:  (CI_RoleCode) custodian
        descriptiveKeywords:  (MD_Keywords)
            keyword:  Mediterranean Sea
            type:  (MD_KeywordTypeCode) place
            thesaurusName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  Provider Geographic Names
                date: (inapplicable)
        resourceConstraints:  (MD_Constraints)
            useLimitation:  accessLevel: Public
        resourceConstraints:  (MD_LegalConstraints)
            useConstraints:  (MD_RestrictionCode) otherRestrictions
            otherConstraints:  Cite as: Roether, Wolfgang; Plomaritis, Theocharis A. (2018). Chlorofluorocarbons, helium, tritium, temperature, salinity and oxygen measurements collected from discrete samples and profile observations during the R/V Aegaeo M4WF cruise (EXPOCODE 36AE19981014) in the Mediterranean Sea from 1998-10-14 to 1998-10-19 (NCEI Accession 0173369). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.7289/v5s180sx. Accessed [date].
        resourceConstraints:  (MD_LegalConstraints)
            useLimitation:  Distribution liability: NOAA and NCEI make no warranty, expressed or implied, regarding these data, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty. NOAA and NCEI cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in these data. If appropriate, NCEI can only certify that the data it distributes are an authentic copy of the records that were accepted for inclusion in the NCEI archives.
        resourceConstraints:  (MD_LegalConstraints)
            accessConstraints:  (MD_RestrictionCode) otherRestrictions
            otherConstraints:  Use liability: NOAA and NCEI cannot provide any warranty as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of furnished data. Users assume responsibility to determine the usability of these data. The user is responsible for the results of any application of this data for other than its intended purpose.
        aggregationInfo:  (MD_AggregateInformation)
            aggregateDataSetName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  Theocharis, A., Klein, B., Nittis, K., and Roether, W.: Evolution and status of the Eastern Mediterranean Transient (1997-1999), J. Marine Syst., 33-34, 91-116, doi:10.1016/S0924-7963(02)00054-4, 2002.
                date:  (CI_Date)
                    date: (unknown)
                    dateType:  (CI_DateTypeCode) publication
                identifier:  (MD_Identifier)
                    authority:  (CI_Citation)
                        title:  International DOI Foundation (IDF)
                        date: (inapplicable)
                    code:  10.1016/S0924-7963(02)00054-4
                citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
                    positionName: (unknown)
                    contactInfo:  (CI_Contact)
                        onlineResource:  (CI_OnlineResource)
                            linkage: https://doi.org/10.1016/S0924-7963(02)00054-4
                            protocol:  HTTPS
                            name:  10.1016/S0924-7963(02)00054-4
                            description:  reference
                            function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) information
                    role: (unknown)
            associationType:  (DS_AssociationTypeCode) crossReference
            initiativeType:  (DS_InitiativeTypeCode) sciencePaper
        aggregationInfo:  (MD_AggregateInformation)
            aggregateDataSetName:  (CI_Citation)
                title:  Schneider, A., T. Tanhua, W. Roether, and R. Steinfeldt, Changes in ventilation of the Mediterranean Sea during the past 25 year, Ocean Sci., 10, 1-16, doi:10.5194/os-10-1-2014, 2014.
                date:  (CI_Date)
                    date: (unknown)
                    dateType:  (CI_DateTypeCode) publication
                identifier:  (MD_Identifier)
                    authority:  (CI_Citation)
                        title:  International DOI Foundation (IDF)
                        date: (inapplicable)
                    code:  10.5194/os-10-1-2014
                citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
                    positionName: (unknown)
                    contactInfo:  (CI_Contact)
                        onlineResource:  (CI_OnlineResource)
                            linkage: https://doi.org/10.5194/os-10-1-2014
                            protocol:  HTTPS
                            name:  10.5194/os-10-1-2014
                            description:  reference
                            function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) information
                    role: (unknown)
            associationType:  (DS_AssociationTypeCode) crossReference
            initiativeType:  (DS_InitiativeTypeCode) sciencePaper
        language:
          LanguageCode:  eng
        characterSet:  (MD_CharacterSetCode) utf8
        topicCategory:  (MD_TopicCategoryCode) environment
        topicCategory:  (MD_TopicCategoryCode) oceans
        extent:  (EX_Extent)
            geographicElement:  (EX_GeographicBoundingBox)
                westBoundLongitude:  20.21
                eastBoundLongitude:  29.8
                southBoundLatitude:  33.74
                northBoundLatitude:  36
            temporalElement:  (EX_TemporalExtent)
                extent:
                  TimePeriod:
                    beginPosition:  1998-10-14
                    endPosition:  1998-10-19
        supplementalInformation: (missing)
return to top
    distributionInfo:  (MD_Distribution)
        distributor:  (MD_Distributor)
            distributorContact:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
                organisationName:
                  Anchor:  https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/institution/details/1730 DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
                contactInfo:  (CI_Contact)
                    phone:  (CI_Telephone)
                        voice:  301-713-3277
                        facsimile:  301-713-3300
                    address:  (CI_Address)
                        deliveryPoint:  Federal Building 151 Patton Avenue
                        city:  Asheville
                        administrativeArea:  NC
                        postalCode:  28801-5001
                        country:  USA
                        electronicMailAddress:  NCEI.Info@noaa.gov
                role:  (CI_RoleCode) pointOfContact
            distributionOrderProcess:  (MD_StandardOrderProcess)
                fees:  In most cases, electronic downloads of the data are free. However, fees may apply for custom orders, data certifications, copies of analog materials, and data distribution on physical media.
                orderingInstructions:  Contact NCEI for other distribution options and instructions.
            distributorFormat:  (MD_Format)
                name:  Originator data format
                version: (unknown)
            distributorTransferOptions:  (MD_DigitalTransferOptions)
                onLine:  (CI_OnlineResource)
                    linkage: https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/ocads/data/0173369.xml
                    protocol:  HTTPS
                    applicationProfile:  Web browser
                    name:  Project Metadata
                    description:  Navigate directly to the URL for a descriptive web page with download links.
                    function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) information
            distributorTransferOptions:  (MD_DigitalTransferOptions)
                onLine:  (CI_OnlineResource)
                    linkage: https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/ocads/
                    protocol:  HTTPS
                    applicationProfile:  Web browser
                    name:  Ocean Carbon Data System (OCADS)
                    description:  Navigate directly to the URL for a descriptive web page.
                    function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) information
            distributorTransferOptions:  (MD_DigitalTransferOptions)
                onLine:  (CI_OnlineResource)
                    linkage: https://doi.org/10.7289/v5s180sx
                    protocol:  HTTPS
                    applicationProfile:  Web browser
                    name:  Dataset Description
                    description:  Navigate directly to the URL for a descriptive web page with download links.
                    function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) information
            distributorTransferOptions:  (MD_DigitalTransferOptions)
                onLine:  (CI_OnlineResource)
                    linkage: https://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/oas/173369
                    protocol:  HTTPS
                    applicationProfile:  Web browser
                    name:  Descriptive Information
                    description:  Navigate directly to the URL for a descriptive web page with download links.
                    function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) information
            distributorTransferOptions:  (MD_DigitalTransferOptions)
                transferSize:
                  Real:  0.408
                onLine:  (CI_OnlineResource)
                    linkage: https://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/download/173369
                    protocol:  HTTPS
                    applicationProfile:  Web browser
                    name:  HTTPS
                    description:  Navigate directly to the URL for data access and direct download.
                    function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) download
            distributorTransferOptions:  (MD_DigitalTransferOptions)
                transferSize:
                  Real:  0.408
                onLine:  (CI_OnlineResource)
                    linkage: ftp://ftp.nodc.noaa.gov/nodc/archive/arc0120/0173369/
                    protocol:  FTP
                    applicationProfile:  Any FTP client
                    name:  FTP
                    description:  These data are available through the File Transfer Protocol (FTP). You may use any FTP client to download these data.
                    function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) download
return to top
    dataQualityInfo:  (DQ_DataQuality)
        scope:  (DQ_Scope)
            level:  (MD_ScopeCode) dataset
        lineage:  (LI_Lineage)
            processStep:  (LE_ProcessStep)
                description:  NCEI Accession 0173369 v1.1 was published.
                dateTime:
                  DateTime:  2018-05-25T20:51:20Z
                output:  (LE_Source)
                    sourceCitation:  (CI_Citation)
                        title:  NCEI Accession 0173369 v1.1
                        date:  (CI_Date)
                            date: (inapplicable)
                            dateType:  (CI_DateTypeCode) publication
                        citedResponsibleParty:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
                            individualName: (inapplicable)
                            contactInfo:  (CI_Contact)
                                onlineResource:  (CI_OnlineResource)
                                    linkage: https://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/0173369/1.1
                                    protocol:  HTTPS
                                    name:  NCEI Accession 0173369 v1.1
                                    description:  published 2018-05-25T20:51:20Z
                                    function:  (CI_OnLineFunctionCode) download
                            role: (inapplicable)
return to top
    dataQualityInfo:  (DQ_DataQuality)
        scope:  (DQ_Scope)
            level:  (MD_ScopeCode) dataset
        lineage:  (LI_Lineage)
            processStep:  (LE_ProcessStep)
                description:  Parameter or Variable: Chlorofluorocarbon; Abbreviation: CFCs; Unit: PMOL/KG; Controlled vocabulary name: CFC; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
            processStep:  (LE_ProcessStep)
                description:  Parameter or Variable: CTDTMP; Abbreviation: CTDTMP; Unit: DEG_C; Controlled vocabulary name: WATER TEMPERATURE; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
            processStep:  (LE_ProcessStep)
                description:  Parameter or Variable: CTDSAL; Abbreviation: CTDSAL; Controlled vocabulary name: SALINITY; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
            processStep:  (LE_ProcessStep)
                description:  Parameter or Variable: Oxygen; Abbreviation: OXYGEN; Unit: UMOL/KG; Controlled vocabulary name: OXYGEN; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
            processStep:  (LE_ProcessStep)
                description:  Parameter or Variable: Tritium; Abbreviation: TRITUM; Unit: TU; Controlled vocabulary name: Tritium; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
            processStep:  (LE_ProcessStep)
                description:  Parameter or Variable: Helium; Abbreviation: HELIUM; Unit: NMOL/KG; Controlled vocabulary name: Helium; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
return to top
    metadataMaintenance:  (MD_MaintenanceInformation)
        maintenanceAndUpdateFrequency:  (MD_MaintenanceFrequencyCode) asNeeded
        maintenanceNote:  Metadata are developed, maintained and distributed by NCEI. Updates are performed as needed to maintain currentness.
        contact:  (CI_ResponsibleParty)
            organisationName:  DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
            role:  (CI_RoleCode) custodian
return to top
    acquisitionInformation:  (MI_AcquisitionInformation)
        instrument:  (MI_Instrument)
            identifier:  (MD_Identifier)
                code:  CTD
            type:  CTD
            description:  Conductivity-Temperature-Depth probe
        instrument:  (MI_Instrument)
            identifier:  (MD_Identifier)
                code:  Niskin bottle
            type:  Niskin bottle
            description:  Device for obtaining samples of seawater at a specific depth
        instrument:  (MI_Instrument)
            identifier:  (MD_Identifier)
                code:  titrator
            type:  titrator
            description:  titrator
        platform:  (MI_Platform)
            identifier:  (MD_Identifier)
                code:  AEGAEO
            description:  (SXYY) FORMERLY AEGAIO PRE OCT 1994
            instrument: (missing)