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 data       graph  M    public GOES-16 ABI L3C SST (ABI G16-STAR-L3C-v2.70), GOES EAST Position, 0.02°, Hourly, 2017-present    ?   F   I   M   background (external link) RSS Subscribe NOAA/NESDIS/STAR jplStarG16SSTv270

The Dataset's Variables and Attributes

Row Type Variable Name Attribute Name Data Type Value
attribute NC_GLOBAL acknowledgement String Please acknowledge the use of these data with the following statement: These data were provided by Group for High Resolution Sea Surface Temperature (GHRSST) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_data_type String Grid
attribute NC_GLOBAL col_count int 5920
attribute NC_GLOBAL col_start int 2290
attribute NC_GLOBAL comment String SSTs are a weighted average of the SSTs of contributing pixels. WARNING: some applications are unable to properly handle signed byte values. If byte values > 127 are encountered, subtract 256 from this reported value.
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String CF-1.7, COARDS, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_email String Alex.Ignatov at noaa.gov
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String Alex Ignatov
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_type String person
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String http://www.star.nesdis.noaa.gov (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL date_created String 2019-05-02T23:19:39Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 179.99
attribute NC_GLOBAL gds_version_id String 02.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 89.99
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double -89.99
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_resolution double 0.02
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double 179.99
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double -179.99
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_resolution double 0.02
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String Created by the L2P-to-L3U conversion tool, which was developed and provided by NOAA/NESDIS/STAR and CCNY. The version is 4.1.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL id String ABI_G16-STAR-L3C-v2.7
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String https://podaac.jpl.nasa.gov/dataset/ABI_G16-STAR-L3C-v2.70 (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String NOAA/NESDIS/STAR
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String abi, angle, atmosphere, atmospheric, bias, contributing, data, deviation, difference, dt_analysis, earth, Earth Science > Atmosphere > Atmospheric Winds > Surface Winds, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Temperature > Sea Surface Temperature, environmental, error, estimate, flags, g16, g16-star-l3c-v2.70, information, l2p, l2p_flags, l2ps, l3c, latitude, level, longitude, national, nesdis, noaa, number, ocean, oceans, or_number_of_pixels, pixel, pixels, quality, quality_level, reference, satellite, satellite_zenith_angle, science, sea, sea_surface_subskin_temperature, sea_surface_temperature, sensor, service, single, skin, speed, sses, sses_bias, sses_standard_deviation, sst, sst_dtime, standard, star, statistics, sub, sub-skin, subskin, surface, temperature, time, v2.70, value, wind, wind_speed, winds, zenith
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords_vocabulary String GCMD Science Keywords
attribute NC_GLOBAL license String GHRSST protocol describes data use as free and open
attribute NC_GLOBAL metadata_link String <TBD>
attribute NC_GLOBAL naming_authority String org.ghrsst
attribute NC_GLOBAL Northernmost_Northing double 89.99
attribute NC_GLOBAL platform String GOES-16
attribute NC_GLOBAL processing_level String L3U
attribute NC_GLOBAL product_version String L2P algorithm V2.70; L3U algorithm V4.1.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL project String Group for High Resolution Sea Surface Temperature
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_email String ghrsst-po at nceo.ac.uk
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_name String The GHRSST Project Office
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_type String group
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_url String https://www.ghrsst.org (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL references String Data convention: GHRSST Data Specification (GDS) v2.0. Algorithms: ACSPO-ABI (NOAA/NESDIS/STAR)
attribute NC_GLOBAL row_count int 5920
attribute NC_GLOBAL row_start int 1540
attribute NC_GLOBAL sensor String ABI
attribute NC_GLOBAL source String l2p_source : 20190628030000-STAR-L2P_GHRSST-SSTsubskin-ABI_G16-ACSPO_V2.70-v02.0-fv01.0.nc
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String https://thredds.jpl.nasa.gov/thredds/dodsC/OceanTemperature/ABI_G16-STAR-L3C-v2.70.nc (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double -89.99
attribute NC_GLOBAL spatial_resolution String 0.02 deg
attribute NC_GLOBAL sst_luts String LUT_ABI_G16_L2C_DEPTH_DAYNIGHT_V01.06_20190429.txt
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v55
attribute NC_GLOBAL Sub_Lon double -75.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String Sea surface temperature retrievals produced by NOAA/NESDIS/STAR from the ABI sensor on the GOES-16 satellite. L2P algorithm V2.70; L3U algorithm V4.1.5. SSTs are a weighted average of the SSTs of contributing pixels. WARNING: some applications are unable to properly handle signed byte values. If byte values > 127 are encountered, subtract 256 from this reported value. Please acknowledge the use of these data with the following statement: These data were provided by Group for High Resolution Sea Surface Temperature (GHRSST) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
attribute NC_GLOBAL testOutOfDate String now-1day
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2019-08-23T05:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 2017-12-15T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String GOES-16 ABI L3C SST (ABI G16-STAR-L3C-v2.70), GOES EAST Position, 0.02°, Hourly, 2017-present
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double -179.99
dimension time   double nValues=14761, evenlySpaced=false, averageSpacing=1h 0m 7s
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 1.513296E9, 1.5665364E9
attribute time axis String T
attribute time calendar String Gregorian
attribute time comment String Seconds since 1981-01-01 00:00:00
attribute time ioos_category String Time
attribute time long_name String reference time of sst file
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=9000, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=-0.02
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range float -89.99, 89.99
attribute latitude axis String Y
attribute latitude comment String Latitudes for locating data
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=18000, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=0.02
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range float -179.99, 179.99
attribute longitude axis String X
attribute longitude comment String Longitude for locating data
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 sea_surface_temperature   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute sea_surface_temperature _FillValue float -327.68
attribute sea_surface_temperature colorBarMaximum double 32.0
attribute sea_surface_temperature colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute sea_surface_temperature comment String SST obtained by regression with buoy measurements, sensitive to skin SST. Further information at (Petrenko et al., JGR, 2014; doi:10.1002/2013JD020637)
attribute sea_surface_temperature grid_mapping String crs
attribute sea_surface_temperature ioos_category String Temperature
attribute sea_surface_temperature long_name String Sea Surface Sub-Skin Temperature
attribute sea_surface_temperature missing_value float -327.67
attribute sea_surface_temperature source String NOAA
attribute sea_surface_temperature standard_name String sea_surface_subskin_temperature
attribute sea_surface_temperature units String degree_C
attribute sea_surface_temperature valid_max float NaN
attribute sea_surface_temperature valid_min float -327.67
variable quality_level   byte time, latitude, longitude
attribute quality_level _FillValue byte -128
attribute quality_level _Unsigned String false
attribute quality_level colorBarMaximum double 6.0
attribute quality_level colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute quality_level comment String SST quality levels: 5 corresponds to "clear-sky" pixels and is recommended for operational applications and validation.
attribute quality_level flag_meanings String no_data bad_data not_used not_used not_used best_quality
attribute quality_level flag_values byte 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
attribute quality_level grid_mapping String crs
attribute quality_level ioos_category String Quality
attribute quality_level long_name String Quality Level of SST Pixel
attribute quality_level missing_value byte -127
attribute quality_level valid_max byte 5
attribute quality_level valid_min byte 0
variable l2p_flags   short time, latitude, longitude
attribute l2p_flags colorBarMaximum double 0.0
attribute l2p_flags colorBarMinimum double -15000.0
attribute l2p_flags comment String L2P common flags in bits 1-6 and data provider flags (from ACSPO mask) in bits 9-16: bit01 (0=IR: 1=microwave); bit02 (0=ocean; 1=land); bit03 (0=no ice; 1=ice); bits04-07 (reserved,set to 0); bit08 (0=anti-solar; 1=solar); bit09 (0=radiance valid; 1=invalid); bit10 (0=night; 1=day); bit11 (0=ocean; 1=land); bit12 (0=good quality data; 1=degraded quality data due to "twilight" region); bit13 (0=no glint; 1=glint); bit14 (0=no snow/ice; 1=snow/ice); bits15-16 (00=clear; 01=probably clear; 10=cloudy; 11=clear-sky mask undefined)
attribute l2p_flags flag_masks short 1, 2, 4, 128, 256, 512, 1024, 2048, 4096, 8192, 16384, -32768, -16384
attribute l2p_flags flag_meanings String microwave land ice solar invalid day land twilight glint ice probably_clear cloudy mask_undefined
attribute l2p_flags grid_mapping String crs
attribute l2p_flags ioos_category String Quality
attribute l2p_flags long_name String L2P Flags
attribute l2p_flags valid_max short 32767
attribute l2p_flags valid_min short -32768
variable or_number_of_pixels   short time, latitude, longitude
attribute or_number_of_pixels colorBarMaximum double 15.0
attribute or_number_of_pixels colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute or_number_of_pixels comment String Original number of pixels from the L2Ps contributing to the SST value, not weighted
attribute or_number_of_pixels grid_mapping String crs
attribute or_number_of_pixels ioos_category String Statistics
attribute or_number_of_pixels long_name String Number of Pixels from the L2Ps Contributing to the SST Value
attribute or_number_of_pixels missing_value short -32767
attribute or_number_of_pixels units String 1
attribute or_number_of_pixels valid_max short 32767
attribute or_number_of_pixels valid_min short 1
variable dt_analysis   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute dt_analysis _FillValue float -12.8
attribute dt_analysis colorBarMaximum double 5.0
attribute dt_analysis colorBarMinimum double -5.0
attribute dt_analysis comment String Deviation from reference SST, i.e., dt_analysis = SST - reference SST
attribute dt_analysis grid_mapping String crs
attribute dt_analysis ioos_category String Statistics
attribute dt_analysis long_name String Deviation from SST Reference
attribute dt_analysis missing_value float -12.7
attribute dt_analysis source String CMC0.1deg-CMC-L4-GLOB-v2.0
attribute dt_analysis units String degree_C
attribute dt_analysis valid_max float NaN
attribute dt_analysis valid_min float -12.7
variable satellite_zenith_angle   byte time, latitude, longitude
attribute satellite_zenith_angle _FillValue byte -128
attribute satellite_zenith_angle _Unsigned String false
attribute satellite_zenith_angle colorBarMaximum double 90.0
attribute satellite_zenith_angle colorBarMinimum double -90.0
attribute satellite_zenith_angle comment String satellite zenith angle
attribute satellite_zenith_angle grid_mapping String crs
attribute satellite_zenith_angle ioos_category String Unknown
attribute satellite_zenith_angle long_name String Satellite Zenith Angle
attribute satellite_zenith_angle missing_value byte -127
attribute satellite_zenith_angle units String degrees
attribute satellite_zenith_angle valid_max byte 90
attribute satellite_zenith_angle valid_min byte -90
variable sses_bias   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute sses_bias _FillValue float -2.048
attribute sses_bias colorBarMaximum double 5.0
attribute sses_bias colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute sses_bias comment String Bias is derived against Piecewise Regression SST produced by local regressions with buoys. Subtracting sses_bias from sea_surface_temperature produces more accurate estimate of SST at the depth of buoys. Further information at (Petrenko et al., JTECH, 2016; doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-15-0166.1)
attribute sses_bias grid_mapping String crs
attribute sses_bias ioos_category String Statistics
attribute sses_bias long_name String SSES Bias Estimate
attribute sses_bias missing_value float -2.032
attribute sses_bias units String degree_C
attribute sses_bias valid_max float NaN
attribute sses_bias valid_min float -2.032
variable sses_standard_deviation   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute sses_standard_deviation _FillValue float -0.28
attribute sses_standard_deviation colorBarMaximum double 5.0
attribute sses_standard_deviation colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute sses_standard_deviation comment String Standard deviation of sea_surface_temperature from SST measured by drifting buoys. Further information at (Petrenko et al., JTECH, 2016; doi:10.1175/JTECH-D-15-0166.1)
attribute sses_standard_deviation grid_mapping String crs
attribute sses_standard_deviation ioos_category String Statistics
attribute sses_standard_deviation long_name String SSES Standard Deviation
attribute sses_standard_deviation missing_value float -0.27
attribute sses_standard_deviation units String degree_C
attribute sses_standard_deviation valid_max float NaN
attribute sses_standard_deviation valid_min float -0.27
variable wind_speed   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute wind_speed _FillValue float -19.2
attribute wind_speed colorBarMaximum double 15.0
attribute wind_speed colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute wind_speed comment String Typically represents surface winds (10 meters above the sea surface)
attribute wind_speed grid_mapping String crs
attribute wind_speed height String 10 m
attribute wind_speed ioos_category String Wind
attribute wind_speed long_name String Wind Speed
attribute wind_speed missing_value float -19.05
attribute wind_speed source String Wind speed from NCEP GFS data
attribute wind_speed standard_name String wind_speed
attribute wind_speed units String m s-1
attribute wind_speed valid_max float NaN
attribute wind_speed valid_min float -19.05
variable sst_dtime   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute sst_dtime _FillValue float -5.3687091E8
attribute sst_dtime colorBarMaximum double 1000.0
attribute sst_dtime colorBarMinimum double -1000.0
attribute sst_dtime comment String time plus sst_dtime gives seconds since 1981-01-01 00:00:00 UTC
attribute sst_dtime grid_mapping String crs
attribute sst_dtime ioos_category String Temperature
attribute sst_dtime long_name String Time Difference from Reference Time
attribute sst_dtime units String seconds
attribute sst_dtime valid_max float NaN
attribute sst_dtime valid_min float -5.3687091E8

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