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Southern Ocean Atlas Database
Entry ID: WOCE_SO_DB

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Summary
Abstract: The Southern Ocean Atlas Database is a collection of 94,280
hydrographic stations located south of 25 degrees south.
Data from Bottle-sampled and continuous CTD casts derived
from multiple data sources and they were collected between
1917 and 2000 by twenty-three countries is available.

Related URL
Link: GET DATA
Description: WOCE Southern Ocean Atlas Database.


Geographic Coverage
 N: -50.0 S: -90.0  E: 180.0  W: -180.0

Location Keywords
OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR


Science Keywords
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE >SEA LEVEL PRESSURE    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE >SURFACE TEMPERATURE >AIR TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC WINDS >SURFACE WINDS    [Definition]
OCEANS >BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY >WATER DEPTH    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CHEMISTRY >CARBON DIOXIDE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CHEMISTRY >NUTRIENTS    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CHEMISTRY >OCEAN TRACERS    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CHEMISTRY >OXYGEN    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CHEMISTRY >RADIOCARBON    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CHEMISTRY >RADIONUCLIDES    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CHEMISTRY >TRACE ELEMENTS    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CIRCULATION >BUOY POSITION >FLOAT TRACKS    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CIRCULATION >OCEAN CURRENTS >SURFACE CURRENT VELOCITY    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN TEMPERATURE >SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN TEMPERATURE >WATER TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN WINDS >SURFACE WINDS    [Definition]
OCEANS >SALINITY/DENSITY >CONDUCTIVITY    [Definition]
OCEANS >SALINITY/DENSITY >SALINITY >SEA SURFACE SALINITY    [Definition]
OCEANS >SEA SURFACE TOPOGRAPHY >SEA SURFACE HEIGHT >SEA LEVEL    [Definition]
OCEANS >TIDES >TIDAL HEIGHT    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
ELEVATION
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
OCEANS


Instrument
CTD >Conductivity, Temperature, Depth    [Information]
WATER BOTTLES


Project
WOCE >World Ocean Circulation Experiment    [Information]


Data Center
Department of Oceanography, Texas A&M University    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www-ocean.tamu.edu

Data Center Personnel
Name: TOM WHITWORTH
Phone: (979) 845-5872
Email: twhitworth at tamu.edu
Contact Address:
Dept. of Oceanography
Texas A&M Univ.
City: College Station
Province or State: TX
Postal Code: 77843
Country: USA



Distribution
Distribution_Media: Online


Personnel
MELANIE F. MEAUX
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: gsfc-gcmduso at mail.nasa.gov



Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-02-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27



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