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Institution Dataset ID
 data       graph  M    files  public Photosynthetically Available Radiation, Aqua MODIS, NPP, L3SMI, Global, 4km, R2022 SQ, 2003-
present (8 Day Composite)
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The Dataset's Variables and Attributes

Row Type Variable Name Attribute Name Data Type Value
attribute NC_GLOBAL _lastModified String 2022-09-24T01:07:43.000Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_data_type String Grid
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String CF-1.6 ACDD-1.3, COARDS
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_email String data at
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String NASA/GSFC/OBPG
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_type String group
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL date_created String 2022-09-24T01:07:43.000Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 179.9792
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 89.97916
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double -89.97917
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_resolution double 0.04166666589488307
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double 179.9792
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double -179.9792
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_resolution double 0.041666674383609215
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String Files downloaded daily from to NOAA SWFSC ERD ( ERDDAP adds the time dimension
attribute NC_GLOBAL id String R2022.0/L3/
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String NASA/GSFC OBPG
attribute NC_GLOBAL instrument String MODIS
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String active, air, aqua, available, biology, biosphere, center, color, data, downwelling, earth, Earth Science > Biosphere > Vegetation > Photosynthetically Active Radiation, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Optics > Photosynthetically Available Radiation, flight, flux, frouin, goddard, group, gsfc, image, imaging, L3, level, level-3, mapped, moderate, modis, modisa, nasa, obpg, ocean, oceans, optical, optical properties, optics, par, photon, photosynthetic, photosynthetically, processing, properties, radiation, resolution, science, smi, space, spectroradiometer, standard, surface, surface_downwelling_photosynthetic_photon_flux_in_air, vegetation
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords_vocabulary String GCMD Science Keywords
attribute NC_GLOBAL l2_flag_names String LAND,NAVFAIL,FILTER,HIGLINT
attribute NC_GLOBAL license String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL map_projection String Equidistant Cylindrical
attribute NC_GLOBAL measure String Mean
attribute NC_GLOBAL naming_authority String gov.nasa.gsfc.sci.oceandata
attribute NC_GLOBAL Northernmost_Northing double 89.97916
attribute NC_GLOBAL platform String Aqua
attribute NC_GLOBAL processing_level String L3 Mapped
attribute NC_GLOBAL processing_version String R2022.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL product_name String
attribute NC_GLOBAL project String Ocean Biology Processing Group (NASA/GSFC/OBPG)
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_email String at
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_name String NOAA NMFS SWFSC ERD
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_type String institution
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL source String satellite observations from MODIS-Aqua
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (local files)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double -89.97917
attribute NC_GLOBAL spatialResolution String 4.638312 km
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v36
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer on Aqua (MODISA) Level-3 Standard Mapped Image
attribute NC_GLOBAL temporal_range String 8-day
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2022-08-09T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 2002-07-08T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String Photosynthetically Available Radiation, Aqua MODIS, NPP, L3SMI, Global, 4km, R2022 SQ, 2003-present (8 Day Composite)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double -179.9792
dimension time   double nValues=812, evenlySpaced=false, averageSpacing=9 days 1h 7m 28s
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 1.0260864E9, 1.6600032E9
attribute time axis String T
attribute time ioos_category String Time
attribute time long_name String Centered Time
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
dimension latitude   float nValues=4320, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=-0.04166666589488307
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude _FillValue float NaN
attribute latitude actual_range float -89.97917, 89.97916
attribute latitude axis String Y
attribute latitude ioos_category String Location
attribute latitude long_name String Latitude
attribute latitude standard_name String latitude
attribute latitude units String degrees_north
attribute latitude valid_max float 90.0
attribute latitude valid_min float -90.0
dimension longitude   float nValues=8640, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=0.041666674383609215
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude _FillValue float NaN
attribute longitude actual_range float -179.9792, 179.9792
attribute longitude axis String X
attribute longitude ioos_category String Location
attribute longitude long_name String Longitude
attribute longitude standard_name String longitude
attribute longitude units String degrees_east
attribute longitude valid_max float 180.0
attribute longitude valid_min float -180.0
variable par   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute par _FillValue float NaN
attribute par colorBarMaximum double 70.0
attribute par colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute par ioos_category String Optical Properties
attribute par long_name String Photosynthetically Available Radiation, R. Frouin
attribute par references String Frouin, R., Ligner, D.W., and Gautier, C., 1989: A Simple analytical formula to compute clear sky total and photosynthetically available solar irradiance at the ocean surface. J. Geophys. Res., 94, 9731-9742.
attribute par standard_name String surface_downwelling_photosynthetic_photon_flux_in_air
attribute par units String einstein m-2 day-1
attribute par valid_max float 130.0
attribute par valid_min float 0.0

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