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CLIMAP 120K Database
Entry ID: NOAA_NCDC_PALEO_84-001

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Abstract: This directory contains the data files of the CLIMAP project for 120,000 BP,
including planktonic counts, carbonate percentages, isotopic ratios, and
derived sea surface temperature estimates. Formats and contents for the data
files are as follows:

File LDGO.CO3:
Ocean Code, Core Code, Sample Depth (cm), Lab Code, Method of Analysis,
Sediment Fraction Analyzed, %CO3.

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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: CLIMAP Project Members
Dataset Title: CLIMAP 120K Database
Dataset Series Name: IGBP PAGES/WDCA Data Contribution Series
Dataset Release Date: 1984
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO
Dataset Publisher: IGBP PAGES/ World Data Center for Paleoclimatology
Issue Identification: 84-001
Other Citation Details: NOAA/NCDC Paleoclimatology Program
Online Resource:
Paleo Temporal Coverage
Paleo Start Date: 120 ka
Paleo Stop Date: 0 ka
Chrono Unit:
Data Set Progress
Originating Center
Data Center
World Data Center for Paleoclimatology, Boulder Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +1 (303) 497-6160
Fax: +1 (303) 497-6513
Email: paleo at
Contact Address:
World Data Center for Paleoclimatology
325 Broadway
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80303
Country: USA
Distribution Media: online ftp
Fees: none
THE LAST INTERGLACIAL OCEAN, CLIMAP Members, Quaternary Research 21, 123-224,
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-05-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18

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