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EARTH SCIENCE > CLIMATE INDICATORS > ATMOSPHERIC/OCEAN INDICATORS > SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE INDICES > KAPLAN SST INDEX
Definition:
The Kaplan SST Index represents SST anomalies over a 5x5 degree grid
from the MOHSST5 version of the GOSTA.
Reference:
Kaplan, A., M. Cane, Y. Kushnir, A. Clement, M. Blumenthal, and
B. Rajagopalan, Analyses of global sea surface temperature 1856-1991,
Journal of Geophysical Research, 103, 18,567-18,589, 1998
http://www.cdc.noaa.gov/cdc/data.kaplan_sst.html
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