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The Dataset's Variables and Attributes

Row Type Variable Name Attribute Name Data Type Value
attribute NC_GLOBAL _NCProperties String version=1|netcdflibversion=|hdf5libversion=1.8.17
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_data_type String TimeSeries
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_timeseries_variables String latitude, longitude, altitude, feature_type_instance
attribute NC_GLOBAL COMPOSITE double 1.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL contributor_name String B. Butman
attribute NC_GLOBAL contributor_role String principalInvestigator
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String CF-1.6,ACDD-1.3, COARDS
attribute NC_GLOBAL CREATION_DATE String 16-Jun-2000 16:51:22
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_email String rsignell at
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String Rich Signell
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_phone String +1 (508) 548-8700
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL DATA_CMNT String New York Bight Site A BASS MIDAS
attribute NC_GLOBAL DATA_ORIGIN String USGS WHFC Sed Trans Grp
attribute NC_GLOBAL date_created String 2017-04-11T22:04:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL date_issued String 2017-04-11T22:04:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL date_metadata_modified String 2017-04-11T22:04:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL date_modified String 2017-04-11T22:04:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL DELTA_T String 300
attribute NC_GLOBAL DESCRIPT String New York Bight Site A BASS MIDAS
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double -73.78502
attribute NC_GLOBAL EXPERIMENT String New York Bight
attribute NC_GLOBAL featureType String TimeSeries
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_bounds String POINT(-73.78501892089844 40.390384674072266)
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_bounds_crs String EPSG:4326
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 40.39038
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double 40.39038
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_resolution long 0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double -73.78502
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double -73.78502
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_resolution long 0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_max double -37.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_min double -37.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_positive String up
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_resolution String 0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_units String m
attribute NC_GLOBAL grid_mapping_epsg_code String EPSG:4326
attribute NC_GLOBAL grid_mapping_inverse_flattening double 298.257223563
attribute NC_GLOBAL grid_mapping_long_name String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL grid_mapping_name String latitude_longitude
attribute NC_GLOBAL grid_mapping_semi_major_axis double 6378137.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String Fri Nov 1 20:17:38 2019: ncatted -a project,global,a,c,, CMG_Portal HUDSON_SVALLEY/
Time set to correct year. :Trimmed using truncate.m to select records in the range 2905 to 40933. :Concatenation of files through :Calibrated using midas_avg.m. :Converted to netCDF by MIDAS.EXE v2.20
2017-04-11T22:04:00Z - pyaxiom - File created using pyaxiom
attribute NC_GLOBAL id String 5952obs-a_d2
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program
attribute NC_GLOBAL instrument_number String MIDAS2
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String crs, feature_type_instance, latitude, longitude, NEP_56, platform, time, z
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords_vocabulary String GCMD Science Keywords
attribute NC_GLOBAL latitude double 40.39038333310021
attribute NC_GLOBAL license String The data may be used and redistributed for free but is not intended
for legal use, since it may contain inaccuracies. Neither the data
Contributor, ERD, NOAA, nor the United States Government, nor any
of their employees or contractors, makes any warranty, express or
implied, including warranties of merchantability and fitness for a
particular purpose, or assumes any legal liability for the accuracy,
completeness, or usefulness, of this information.
attribute NC_GLOBAL longitude double -73.78501892089844
attribute NC_GLOBAL magnetic_variation double -13.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL MOORING long 595
attribute NC_GLOBAL naming_authority String gov.usgs.cmgp
attribute NC_GLOBAL ncei_template_version String NCEI_NetCDF_TimeSeries_Orthogonal_Template_v2.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL NCO String netCDF Operators version 4.8.1 (Homepage =, Code =
attribute NC_GLOBAL Northernmost_Northing double 40.39038
attribute NC_GLOBAL original_filename String
attribute NC_GLOBAL original_folder String HUDSON_SVALLEY
attribute NC_GLOBAL project String U.S. Geological Survey Oceanographic Time-Series Data, CMG_Portal
attribute NC_GLOBAL project_summary String Field experiments have been carried out to understand the transport of sediments and associated contaminants in the Hudson Shelf Valley offshore of New York.
attribute NC_GLOBAL project_title String Circulation and Sediment Transport in the Hudson Shelf Valley
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_email String emontgomery at
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_name String Ellyn Montgomery
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_phone String +1 (508) 548-8700
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL source String USGS
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (local files)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double 40.39038
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v29
attribute NC_GLOBAL start_time String 04-Dec-1999 16:46:40
attribute NC_GLOBAL stop_time String 14-Apr-2000 17:46:44
attribute NC_GLOBAL subsetVariables String latitude, longitude, altitude, feature_type_instance
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String USGS-CMG time-series data from the Circulation and Sediment Transport in the Hudson Shelf Valley project, mooring 595 and package 5952obs-a_d2. Field experiments have been carried out to understand the transport of sediments and associated contaminants in the Hudson Shelf Valley offshore of New York.
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_duration String PT11408404S
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2000-04-14T17:46:44Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_resolution String PT300S
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 1999-12-04T16:46:40Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String USGS-CMG time-series data: HUDSON_SVALLEY - 595 - 5952obs-a_d2
attribute NC_GLOBAL VAR_DESC String NEP
attribute NC_GLOBAL VAR_FILL float NaN
attribute NC_GLOBAL WATER_DEPTH double 38.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL water_depth double 38.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double -73.78502
variable feature_type_instance   String  
attribute feature_type_instance cf_role String timeseries_id
attribute feature_type_instance ioos_category String Unknown
attribute feature_type_instance long_name String Identifier for each feature type instance
variable latitude   float  
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range float 40.39038, 40.39038
attribute latitude axis String Y
attribute latitude colorBarMaximum double 90.0
attribute latitude colorBarMinimum double -90.0
attribute latitude ioos_category String Location
attribute latitude long_name String sensor latitude
attribute latitude standard_name String latitude
attribute latitude units String degrees_north
attribute latitude valid_max float 40.390385
attribute latitude valid_min float 40.390385
variable longitude   float  
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range float -73.78502, -73.78502
attribute longitude axis String X
attribute longitude colorBarMaximum double 180.0
attribute longitude colorBarMinimum double -180.0
attribute longitude ioos_category String Location
attribute longitude long_name String sensor longitude
attribute longitude standard_name String longitude
attribute longitude units String degrees_east
attribute longitude valid_max float -73.78502
attribute longitude valid_min float -73.78502
variable crs   int  
attribute crs actual_range int -2147483647, -2147483647
attribute crs epsg_code String EPSG:4326
attribute crs grid_mapping_name String latitude_longitude
attribute crs inverse_flattening double 298.257223563
attribute crs ioos_category String Unknown
attribute crs long_name String (external link)
attribute crs semi_major_axis double 6378137.0
variable platform   int  
attribute platform actual_range int -2147483647, -2147483647
attribute platform definition String (external link)
attribute platform ioos_category String Unknown
attribute platform ioos_code String 5952obs-a_d2
attribute platform long_name String USGS-CMG time-series data from the Circulation and Sediment Transport in the Hudson Shelf Valley project, mooring 595 and package 5952obs-a_d2. Field experiments have been carried out to understand the transport of sediments and associated contaminants in the Hudson Shelf Valley offshore of New York.
attribute platform nodc_name String FIXED PLATFORM, MOORINGS
attribute platform short_name String USGS-CMG time-series data: HUDSON_SVALLEY - 595 - 5952obs-a_d2
attribute platform type String fixed
variable time   double  
attribute time _ChunkSizes uint 1000
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 9.44326E8, 9.55734404E8
attribute time axis String T
attribute time calendar String gregorian
attribute time ioos_category String Time
attribute time long_name String time of measurement
attribute time standard_name String time
attribute time time_origin String 01-JAN-1970 00:00:00
attribute time units String seconds since 1970-01-01T00:00:00Z
variable altitude   float  
attribute altitude _CoordinateAxisType String Height
attribute altitude _CoordinateZisPositive String up
attribute altitude _FillValue float -9999.9
attribute altitude actual_range float -37.5, -37.5
attribute altitude axis String Z
attribute altitude colorBarMaximum double 8000.0
attribute altitude colorBarMinimum double -8000.0
attribute altitude grid_mapping String crs
attribute altitude ioos_category String Location
attribute altitude long_name String z of the sensor relative to the water surface
attribute altitude positive String up
attribute altitude standard_name String altitude
attribute altitude units String m
attribute altitude valid_max float -37.5
attribute altitude valid_min float -37.5
variable NEP_56   float  
attribute NEP_56 _ChunkSizes uint 1000
attribute NEP_56 _FillValue float 1.0E35
attribute NEP_56 actual_range float 0.02628693, 15.7719
attribute NEP_56 ancillary_variables String platform
attribute NEP_56 AtoD_factor double 0.00122
attribute NEP_56 colorBarMaximum double 15.7719
attribute NEP_56 colorBarMinimum double 0.026286934
attribute NEP_56 coordinates String time z latitude longitude
attribute NEP_56 coverage_content_type String physicalMeasurement
attribute NEP_56 epic_code int 56
attribute NEP_56 FORTRAN_format String f10.6
attribute NEP_56 gain double 1.0
attribute NEP_56 generic_name String nephylometer
attribute NEP_56 grid_mapping String crs
attribute NEP_56 ioos_category String Unknown
attribute NEP_56 long_name String Backscatter Intensity
attribute NEP_56 missing_value float 1.0E35
attribute NEP_56 platform String platform
attribute NEP_56 sensor_depth float 37.5
attribute NEP_56 sensor_type String Seapoint
attribute NEP_56 serial_number String 1466
attribute NEP_56 standard_name String backscatter_intensity
attribute NEP_56 units String v

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