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NODC Standard Format Current Meter (Components) (F015) Data (1962-present)
Entry ID: FW00061

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Abstract: This data set contains time series measurements of ocean currents.
These data are obtained from current meter moorings and represent the
Eulerian method of current measurement, i.e., the meters are deployed at
a fixed point and measure flow past a sensor. Position, bottom depth,
sensor depth and meter characteristics are reported for each station.
The data record includes values of east-west (u) ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 75.0   S: -70.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: NOAA/NESDIS/National Oceanographic Data Center; Multiple contributors
Dataset Title: NODC Standard Format Current Meter (Components) (F015) Data (1962-present)
Dataset Release Date: Unknown
Version: 1
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1962-09-30
ISO Topic Category
Use Constraints NOAA and NODC would appreciate recognition as the resource from which
these data were obtained in any publications and/or other
representations of these data.
Originating Center
Data Center
National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:
Dataset ID: F015

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 301-713-3277
Fax: 301-713-3302
Email: NODC.Services at
Contact Address:
1315 East-West Highway, SSMC3, 4th floor
City: Silver Spring
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20910
Country: USA
Email: at
NOAA Product Information Catalog. 1988. Washington, DC: US
Dept. of Commerce, 171 pp.

NODC Users Guide. 1984. Washington, DC: US Dept. of Commerce.

NODC Users Guide. 1992. Washington, DC: US Dept. of Commerce.
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27

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