Time Series of Global and Regional Area-Averages of GPCP Version 2 Images
Entry ID: GSFC_GPCP_V2_TIME_SERIES

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Summary
Abstract: These PostScript images show time series of GPCP Version 2
Combination and the GPCP Version 2 Climatology for the globe (land,
ocean, and total) and 9 ocean regions (defined in the Map of Regions
image) in mm/day for July 1987-present (with some delay). The images
are updated every 1-2 months as needed.

More data set information:
http://precip.gsfc.nasa.gov/

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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Eric J. Nelkin
Dataset Title: Time Series of Global and Regional Area-Averages of GPCP Version 2 Images
Dataset Release Place: Greenbelt, MD, USA
Dataset Publisher: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Version: Version 2
Data Presentation Form: Image
Online Resource: http://precip.gsfc.nasa.gov/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1986-01-01
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 2.5 degree
Longitude Resolution: 2.5 degree
Horizontal Resolution Range: 250 km - < 500 km or approximately 2.5 degrees - < 5.0 degrees
Temporal Resolution: 1 month
Temporal Resolution Range: Monthly - < Annual
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Originating Center
Data Center
Mesoscale Atmospheric Processes Branch, Laboratory for Atmospheres, Earth Sciences Division, Science and Exploration Directorate, Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://atmospheres.gsfc.nasa.gov/meso/

Data Center Personnel
Name: DAVID T. BOLVIN
Phone: 301-614-6323
Fax: 301-614-5492
Email: david.t.bolvin at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA
Goddard Space Flight Center
Mailstop 613.1
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online (FTP)
Distribution Format: PS > Postscript
Fees: None
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Email: Eric.J.Nelkin at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Code 613.1
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-09-14
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-04-20
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