CURRENT DIRECTION, CURRENT SPEED and other data from FIXED PLATFORM from 1993-10-12 to 1994-06-27 (NCEI Accession 9900076)

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  • Cite as: Smith, Peter C; Bedford Institute of Oceanography (2010). CURRENT DIRECTION, CURRENT SPEED and other data from FIXED PLATFORM from 1993-10-12 to 1994-06-27 (NCEI Accession 9900076). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/9900076. Accessed [date].
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Time Period 1993-10-12 to 1994-06-27
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 43
S: 42.1
E: -65.8
W: -66
Spatial Coverage Map
General Documentation
Associated Resources
  • Seasonal and interannual variability of current, temperature and salinity off southwest Nova Scotia / Peter C. Smith
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2010-12-19
Data Presentation Form Digital table - digital representation of facts or figures systematically displayed, especially in columns
Dataset Progress Status Complete - production of the data has been completed
Historical archive - data has been stored in an offline storage facility
Data Update Frequency As needed
Supplemental Information
The publication listed below is related to the data collection and is available from the NOAA Central Library:

Seasonal and interannual variability of current, temperature and salinity off southwest Nova Scotia. [Ottawa : s.n., 1989].

Note: Metadata for this accession were extracted from a legacy database maintained by the U.S. National Oceanographic Data Center (NODC). The design of the database did not exactly reflect the FGDC Content Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata (CSDGM).

Principal Investigator (PI) and organization contact information accurately represents all available information from the legacy database at the time that this description was created. However, proper attribution of a PI to a specific institution or the role (submitting or collecting) taken by an institution may not be correct due to inexact mapping between fields in the legacy database and the CSDGM. Due to this uncertainty, the contact information was initially recorded in the Supplemental Information element of the CSDGM description.

To develop more accurate metadata, the NODC reviews metadata for all accessions on an ongoing basis.

Points of contact for this data set include:
Contact info:
Agency: BEDFORD INSTITUTE OF OCEANOGRAPHY
PI: Smith, Dr. Peter
Address:
address: PO BOX 1006
city: DARTMOUTH
state: NOVA SCOTIA
postal: NOT AVAILABLE
country: CANADA
Purpose This dataset is available to the public for a wide variety of uses including scientific research and analysis.
Use Limitations
  • accessLevel: Public
  • 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.
Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: Smith, Peter C; Bedford Institute of Oceanography (2010). CURRENT DIRECTION, CURRENT SPEED and other data from FIXED PLATFORM from 1993-10-12 to 1994-06-27 (NCEI Accession 9900076). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/9900076. Accessed [date].
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Theme keywords NODC DATA TYPES THESAURUS NODC OBSERVATION TYPES THESAURUS WMO_CategoryCode
  • oceanography
Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords
  • EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC WINDS > SURFACE WINDS > WIND DIRECTION
  • EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC WINDS > SURFACE WINDS > WIND SPEED
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CIRCULATION > OCEAN CURRENTS
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN TEMPERATURE > WATER TEMPERATURE
Data Center keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NODC > National Oceanographic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
NODC COLLECTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS NODC SUBMITTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS
Platform keywords NODC PLATFORM NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Platform Keywords
  • BUOYS
SeaDataNet Ship and Platform Codes
Instrument keywords NODC INSTRUMENT TYPES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Instrument Keywords
  • CURRENT METERS
Project keywords NODC PROJECT NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Project Keywords
  • GLOBEC > Global Ocean Ecosystem Dynamics, IGBP
Keywords NCEI ACCESSION NUMBER
Use Constraints
  • Cite as: Smith, Peter C; Bedford Institute of Oceanography (2010). CURRENT DIRECTION, CURRENT SPEED and other data from FIXED PLATFORM from 1993-10-12 to 1994-06-27 (NCEI Accession 9900076). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/9900076. Accessed [date].
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  • 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.
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Lineage information for: dataset
Processing Steps
  • 2010-12-19T00:41:02Z - NCEI Accession 9900076 v1.1 was published.
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Processing Steps
  • 2015-04-22T00:00:00 - NOAA created the National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) by merging NOAA's National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC), and National Oceanographic Data Center (NODC), including the National Coastal Data Development Center (NCDDC), per the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015, Public Law 113-235. NCEI launched publicly on April 22, 2015.
Acquisition Information (collection)
Instrument
  • current meter
Platform
  • FIXED PLATFORM
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