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Interpolated Global Lagrangian Drifter Buoy Data [NOAA/AOML]

Summary

This dataset contains satellite-tracked drifting buoy data that were collected by numerous investigators and agencies in several conuntries for the World Ocean Circulation Experiment-Tropical Oceans Global Atmosphere (WOCE-TOGA) Surface Velocity Program.

For more information see the AOML/NOAA web page at http://www.aoml.noaa.gov/phod/dac/dacdata.html.

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Spatial Type point
Frequency 6 hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2004-06-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2004-09-30 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 50.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 5.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -125.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -75.00

Primary point of contact information

Rick Lumpkin <Rick.Lumpkin@noaa.gov>

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory (AOML), NOAA. 2006. Interpolated Global Lagrangian Drifter Buoy Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/82.126. Accessed 07 Dec 2019.

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