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NOAA P-3 AXBT Profiles



The EPIC Aircraft P-3 Oceanography AXBT Profiles (RSMAS) dataset is one of several datasets archived by the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research/Joint Office for Science Support (UCAR/JOSS) in support of the Eastern Pacific Investigation of Climate (EPIC) project. These data were collected and Quality Controlled by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Aircraft Operations Center P-3 Aircraft. The Probe type for this DataSet was AXBT - Airborne eXpendable BathyThermograph. No additional Quality Control was performed by UCAR/JOSS.

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Spatial Type point
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Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2001-09-12 00:00:00
End datetime 2001-10-10 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 20.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -20.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -120.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -90.00

Primary point of contact information

Lynn K. Shay <>

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Rosentiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science (RSMAS), University of Miami. 2006. NOAA P-3 AXBT Profiles. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 25 Jan 2022.

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