Dataset Information

Conventions: CF-1.5
GranuleID: GOZ-Merged-MLP_H2O_ev1-01_2010.nc4
ProductionDateTime: 2013-04-01T22:16:26.000000Z
identifier_product_DOI: 10.5067/MEASURES/GOZCARDS/DATA3004
identifier_product_doi_authority: http://dx.doi.org/
Format: NetCDF-4
RangeBeginningDate: 2010-01-01
RangeBeginningTime: 00:00:00.000000Z
RangeEndingDate: 2010-12-31
RangeEndingTime: 23:59:59.999999Z
ContactPersonName: Lucien Froidevaux
ContactPersonRole: MEaSUREs GOZCARDS PI
ContactPersonEmail: Lucien.Froidevaux@nasa.gov
ContactPersonAddress: 4800 Oak Grove Dr M/S 183-701, Pasadena, CA 91109
RelatedURL: http://gozcards.jpl.nasa.gov
ObservationArea: Global
ProcessingDate: 2013-04-01
ProcessingCenter: Jet Propulsion Laboratory / California Institute of Technology
ProductGenerationAlgorithm: Merge of zonal average MEaSUREs GOZCARDS source datasets. See algorithm documentation at related MEaSUREs GOZCARDS website
ProductGenerationAlgorithmVersion: 1.01
ProductReference: See algorithm documentation at related MEaSUREs GOZCARDS website
SouthBoundingCoordinate: -90.00000000
NorthBoundingCoordinate: 90.00000000
LatitudeResolution: 10.00000000
EastBoundingCoordinate: 180.0000000
WestBoundingCoordinate: -180.0000000
LongitudeResolution: 360.0000000
ShortName: GozMmlpH2O
LongName: GOZCARDS Merged Data for Water Monthly Zonal Averages on a Geodetic Latitude and Pressure Grid
DataProduct: Water
LatitudeType: Geodetic
LevelType: Pressure
TimeResolution: Monthly
History: 2013-04-01T22:16:26.000000Z : Initial file creation


Variables in this Dataset

Merged_std_error: Array of 32 bit Reals [Merged_time = 0..11][Merged_lev = 0..30][Merged_lat = 0..17]
long_name: Water Merged Standard Error
units: mol/mol
description: The standard error of the mean for each bin (equal to std_dev divided by the square root of the sum of all source data nvalues)
_FillValue: -999.0000000
origname: std_error
fullnamepath: /Merged/std_error
Merged_std_dev: Array of 32 bit Reals [Merged_time = 0..11][Merged_lev = 0..30][Merged_lat = 0..17]
long_name: Water Merged Standard Deviation
units: mol/mol
description: The standard deviation for each bin
_FillValue: -999.0000000
origname: std_dev
fullnamepath: /Merged/std_dev
Merged_offset: Array of 32 bit Reals [Merged_data_source = 0..3][Merged_lev = 0..30][Merged_lat = 0..17]
long_name: Water Offset Applied to Source Data Values
units: mol/mol
description: The additive values used to offset the source datasets in the creation of the merged dataset
_FillValue: -999.0000000
origname: offset
fullnamepath: /Merged/offset
Merged_overlap_source_total: Array of 32 bit Integers [Merged_overlap = 0..1][Merged_data_source = 0..3][Merged_lev = 0..30][Merged_lat = 0..17]
long_name: Total zonal mean values in Overlap Period for each source dataset
units: 1
description: Total number of usable zonal mean values for each source dataset in the given overlap period
_FillValue: -999
origname: overlap_source_total
fullnamepath: /Merged/overlap_source_total
Merged_overlap_start_time: Array of 32 bit Integers [Merged_overlap = 0..1]
long_name: Overlap Period Start Time
units: days since 1950-01-01
description: Start of the overlap period used to establish offsets between datasets
origname: overlap_start_time
fullnamepath: /Merged/overlap_start_time
Merged_average: Array of 32 bit Reals [Merged_time = 0..11][Merged_lev = 0..30][Merged_lat = 0..17]
long_name: Water Merged Zonal Average
units: mol/mol
description: The merged zonal average for each bin
_FillValue: -999.0000000
origname: average
fullnamepath: /Merged/average
Merged_minimum: Array of 32 bit Reals [Merged_time = 0..11][Merged_lev = 0..30][Merged_lat = 0..17]
long_name: Water Minimum Source Data Value
units: mol/mol
description: The minimum source zonal average value for each bin (with no offset applied)
_FillValue: -999.0000000
origname: minimum
fullnamepath: /Merged/minimum
Merged_overlap_end_time: Array of 32 bit Integers [Merged_overlap = 0..1]
long_name: Overlap Period End Time
units: days since 1950-01-01
description: End of the overlap period used to establish offsets between datasets
origname: overlap_end_time
fullnamepath: /Merged/overlap_end_time
Merged_maximum: Array of 32 bit Reals [Merged_time = 0..11][Merged_lev = 0..30][Merged_lat = 0..17]
long_name: Water Maximum Source Data Value
units: mol/mol
description: The maximum source zonal average value for each bin (with no offset applied)
_FillValue: -999.0000000
origname: maximum
fullnamepath: /Merged/maximum
Merged_overlap_used_source: Array of 16 bit Integers [Merged_overlap = 0..1][Merged_data_source = 0..3]
long_name: Source Used in Overlap Period
units: 1
description: Bitmask indicating if given source used in specified overlap period
origname: overlap_used_source
fullnamepath: /Merged/overlap_used_source
Merged_data_source_name: Array of Strings [Merged_data_source = 0..3][Merged_max_string_length = 0..19]
long_name: Source Datasets
units: 1
description: Name of the Source Datasets Used in Production of the Merged File
origname: data_source_name
fullnamepath: /Merged/data_source_name
Merged_nvalues: Array of 32 bit Integers [Merged_data_source = 0..3][Merged_time = 0..11][Merged_lev = 0..30][Merged_lat = 0..17]
long_name: Water Number of Values from Source Datasets
units: 1
description: The number of values in the MEaSUREs GOZCARDS zonal average source datasets used to obtain the merged quantity for each bin.
_FillValue: -999
origname: nvalues
fullnamepath: /Merged/nvalues
Merged_offset_std_error: Array of 32 bit Reals [Merged_data_source = 0..3][Merged_lev = 0..30][Merged_lat = 0..17]
long_name: Water Standard Error of the Offset Applied to Source Data Values
units: mol/mol
description: The standard deviation of the additive values used to offset the source datasets in the creation of the merged dataset
_FillValue: -999.0000000
origname: offset_std_error
fullnamepath: /Merged/offset_std_error
Merged_data_source: Array of 32 bit Integers [Merged_data_source = 0..3]
long_name: Data Source Index
units: 1
description: Data source index
origname: data_source
fullnamepath: /Merged/data_source
Merged_lat: Array of 32 bit Reals [Merged_lat = 0..17]
long_name: Latitude
units: degrees_north
description: Center latitude
origname: lat
fullnamepath: /Merged/lat
Merged_lev: Array of 32 bit Reals [Merged_lev = 0..30]
long_name: Pressure
units: hPa
description: Value of vertical coordinate (Pressure)
origname: lev
fullnamepath: /Merged/lev
Merged_max_string_length: Array of 32 bit Reals [Merged_max_string_length = 0..19]
Merged_overlap: Array of 32 bit Integers [Merged_overlap = 0..1]
long_name: Overlap Period Index
units: 1
description: Overlap period index
origname: overlap
fullnamepath: /Merged/overlap
Merged_time: Array of 32 bit Integers [Merged_time = 0..11]
long_name: Time
units: days since 1950-01-01
description: Day number referenced to 15th day of the month
origname: time
fullnamepath: /Merged/time