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Dataset Title:  CalCOFI Stations Subscribe RSS
Institution:  NOAA SWFSC   (Dataset ID: erdCalCOFIstns)
Information:  Summary ? | License ? | FGDC | ISO 19115 | Metadata | Background (external link) | Subset | Make a graph
 
Variable ?   Optional
Constraint #1 ?
Optional
Constraint #2 ?
   Minimum ?
   or a List of Values ?
   Maximum ?
 
 cruise (Cruise Code) ?      
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 ship (Ship Name) ?      
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 ship_code ?              
 order_occupied ?              
 time (UTC) ?          1951-01-09T18:16:00Z    2017-04-22T05:44:00Z
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 latitude (degrees_north) ?          0.002    51.05
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 longitude (degrees_east) ?          -179.822    -77.228
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 bottom_depth (fathoms) ?              
 remarks ?              
 
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The Dataset Attribute Structure (.das) for this Dataset

Attributes {
 s {
  cruise {
    String description "Six-digit cruise code (YYYYMM)";
    String ioos_category "Identifier";
    String long_name "Cruise Code";
  }
  ship {
    String ioos_category "Identifier";
    String long_name "Ship Name";
  }
  ship_code {
    String description "Two-digit CalCOFI ship code";
    String ioos_category "Identifier";
    String long_name "Ship Code";
  }
  order_occupied {
    String description "Ordinal number in which the station was sampled for the cruise and ship";
    String ioos_category "Identifier";
    String long_name "Order Occupied";
  }
  time {
    String _CoordinateAxisType "Time";
    Float64 actual_range -5.9885904e+8, 1.49283984e+9;
    String axis "T";
    String ioos_category "Time";
    String long_name "Time";
    String standard_name "time";
    String time_origin "01-JAN-1970 00:00:00";
    String units "seconds since 1970-01-01T00:00:00Z";
  }
  latitude {
    String _CoordinateAxisType "Lat";
    Float32 actual_range 0.002, 51.05;
    String axis "Y";
    String ioos_category "Location";
    String long_name "Latitude";
    String standard_name "latitude";
    String units "degrees_north";
  }
  longitude {
    String _CoordinateAxisType "Lon";
    Float32 actual_range -179.822, -77.228;
    String axis "X";
    String ioos_category "Location";
    String long_name "Longitude";
    String standard_name "longitude";
    String units "degrees_east";
  }
  bottom_depth {
    String ioos_category "Bathymetry";
    String long_name "Bottom Depth";
    String units "fathoms";
  }
  remarks {
    String description "Miscellaneous comments about the station";
    String ioos_category "Other";
    String long_name "Remarks";
  }
 }
  NC_GLOBAL {
    String acknowledgment "National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, University of California, San Diego Scripps Institution";
    String cdm_data_type "Point";
    String Conventions "COARDS, CF-1.0, Unidata Dataset Discovery v1.0, NCCSV-1.0";
    String date_issued "2016-05-24";
    String date_modified "2016-05-24";
    String defaultGraphQuery "longitude,latitude,order_occupied&cruise=\"201504\"";
    Float64 Easternmost_Easting -77.228;
    String featureType "Point";
    Float64 geospatial_lat_max 51.05;
    Float64 geospatial_lat_min 0.002;
    String geospatial_lat_units "degrees_north";
    Float64 geospatial_lon_max -77.228;
    Float64 geospatial_lon_min -179.822;
    String geospatial_lon_units "degrees_east";
    String history 
"2018-11-14T01:20:15Z (source database)
2018-11-14T01:20:15Z http://coastwatch.pfeg.noaa.gov/erddap/tabledap/erdCalCOFIstns.html";
    String infoUrl "https://oceanview.pfeg.noaa.gov/CalCOFI/calcofi_info.html";
    String institution "NOAA SWFSC";
    String license 
"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.";
    Float64 Northernmost_Northing 51.05;
    String project "CalCOFI";
    String publisher_email "ed.weber@noaa.gov";
    String publisher_name "Ed Weber";
    String sourceUrl "(source database)";
    Float64 Southernmost_Northing 0.002;
    String standard_name_vocabulary "CF-11";
    String subsetVariables "cruise, ship";
    String summary "Summary information about sample locations for NOAA CalCOFI and related cruises.";
    String time_coverage_end "2017-04-22T05:44:00Z";
    String time_coverage_start "1951-01-09T18:16:00Z";
    String title "CalCOFI Stations";
    Float64 Westernmost_Easting -179.822;
  }
}

 

Using tabledap to Request Data and Graphs from Tabular Datasets

tabledap lets you request a data subset, a graph, or a map from a tabular dataset (for example, buoy data), via a specially formed URL. tabledap uses the OPeNDAP (external link) Data Access Protocol (DAP) (external link) and its selection constraints (external link).

The URL specifies what you want: the dataset, a description of the graph or the subset of the data, and the file type for the response.

Tabledap request URLs must be in the form
https://coastwatch.pfeg.noaa.gov/erddap/tabledap/datasetID.fileType{?query}
For example,
https://coastwatch.pfeg.noaa.gov/erddap/tabledap/pmelTaoDySst.htmlTable?longitude,latitude,time,station,wmo_platform_code,T_25&time>=2015-05-23T12:00:00Z&time<=2015-05-31T12:00:00Z
Thus, the query is often a comma-separated list of desired variable names, followed by a collection of constraints (e.g., variable<value), each preceded by '&' (which is interpreted as "AND").

For details, see the tabledap Documentation.


 
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