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The Dataset's Variables and Attributes

Row Type Variable Name Attribute Name Data Type Value
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_data_type String Point
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String COARDS, CF-1.6, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String Barber David, Babb David, & Lukovich, Jennifer.
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 0.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL featureType String Point
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 90.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double 69.8373
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double 0.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double -172.5304
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String Centre for Earth Observation Science
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String Beaufort Sea, Canadian Arctic Arctic, Climate change, Ice beacon, Sea ice
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords_vocabulary String Polar Data Catalogue
attribute NC_GLOBAL license String Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International
attribute NC_GLOBAL Northernmost_Northing double 90.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (local files)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double 69.8373
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v55
attribute NC_GLOBAL subsetVariables String project_name, platform_name, beacon_ID, altitude_result_value_type, speed_m_s, speed_result_value_type, direction_result_value_type, fix
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String Ice beacons are used to monitor sea ice motion, which is an important element in mass balance calculations, ice thermodynamic modeling, ice management and ecosystem studies. During the IPY-CFL project a total of 22 ice beacons were launched in Franklin Bay from November 2007 to May 2008. Measured parameters include latitude, longitude, speed and direction.
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2008-08-12
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 2007-11-19
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String IPY-CFL Ice Beacon Data
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double -172.5304
variable project_name   String  
attribute project_name ioos_category String Identifier
attribute project_name long_name String Project Name
variable platform_name   String  
attribute platform_name ioos_category String Unknown
attribute platform_name long_name String Platform Name
variable time   double  
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 1.1954304E9, 1.2184992E9
attribute time axis String T
attribute time ioos_category String Time
attribute time long_name String Date (yyyymmdd)
attribute time source_name String Date_(yyyymmdd)
attribute time standard_name String time
attribute time time_origin String 01-JAN-1970 00:00:00
attribute time time_precision String 1970-01-01
attribute time units String seconds since 1970-01-01T00:00:00Z
variable Time_hh24miss   String  
attribute Time_hh24miss ioos_category String Time
attribute Time_hh24miss long_name String Time (hh24miss)
variable beacon_ID   String  
attribute beacon_ID ioos_category String Identifier
attribute beacon_ID long_name String Beacon ID
variable latitude   float  
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range float 69.8373, 90.0
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 Latitude
attribute latitude source_name String latitude_DD
attribute latitude standard_name String latitude
attribute latitude units String degrees_north
variable longitude   float  
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range float -172.5304, 0.0
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 Longitude
attribute longitude source_name String longitude_DD
attribute longitude standard_name String longitude
attribute longitude units String degrees_east
variable altitude_m   float  
attribute altitude_m actual_range float -7182.83, 8766.011
attribute altitude_m ioos_category String Location
attribute altitude_m long_name String Altitude
attribute altitude_m standard_name String altitude
variable altitude_result_value_type   String  
attribute altitude_result_value_type ioos_category String Location
attribute altitude_result_value_type long_name String Altitude
attribute altitude_result_value_type standard_name String altitude
variable speed_m_s   String  
attribute speed_m_s ioos_category String Currents
attribute speed_m_s long_name String Speed M S
variable speed_result_value_type   String  
attribute speed_result_value_type ioos_category String Currents
attribute speed_result_value_type long_name String Speed Result Value Type
variable direction_degrees   float  
attribute direction_degrees actual_range float 0.0, 359.99
attribute direction_degrees colorBarMaximum double 360.0
attribute direction_degrees colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute direction_degrees ioos_category String Currents
attribute direction_degrees long_name String Direction Degrees
variable direction_result_value_type   String  
attribute direction_result_value_type ioos_category String Currents
attribute direction_result_value_type long_name String Direction Result Value Type
variable fix   byte  
attribute fix actual_range byte 0, 1
attribute fix ioos_category String Unknown
attribute fix long_name String Fix
variable sat   byte  
attribute sat actual_range byte 0, 16
attribute sat ioos_category String Unknown
attribute sat long_name String Sat

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