Global Ocean Surface Temperature Atlas Plus (GOSTAplus) - (1851-1995)
Entry ID: UKMO_GOSTAplus

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Summary
Abstract: http://www.badc.rl.ac.uk/data/radiosonde/

Measurements of sea surface temperature (SST) and related parameters,
climatologies and anomalies, Night Marine air temperature and Sea Ice
coverage spanning the period 1851-1995. Dataset includes gridded,
global SSTs from 1951-1990 and Sea Ice coverage from 1903 to 1994. The
data areprovided by the UK Meteorological Office (UKMO). Updated
version of some data also available on request.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1851-01-01
Stop Date: 1995-12-31
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 5 deg.
Longitude Resolution: 5 deg.
Temporal Resolution: 1 month
Science Keywords
ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE > AIR TEMPERATURE > AIR-SEA TEMPERATURE DIFFERENCE Parameter Definition
ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE > AIR TEMPERATURE > NIGHT MARINE AIR TEMPERATURE ANOMALIES Parameter Definition
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Access Constraints Restricted - requires registration with BADC
Data Center
British Atmospheric Data Centre, NERC Centres for Atmospheric Science, United Kingdom Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://badc.nerc.ac.uk/

Data Center Personnel
Name: BADC SUPPORT
Phone: +44 1235 446432
Fax: +44 1235 445848
Email: BADC at rl.ac.uk
Contact Address:
British Atmospheric Data Centre
Space Science Department
Rutherford Appleton Laboratory
UK
City: Chilton
Province or State: Didcot
Postal Code: OX11 OQX
Country: UK
Distribution
Distribution Media: CDROM
Distribution Format: HDF, OTHER BINARY
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: yvikhlya at scs.gmu.edu
Contact Address:
CEOSR
4400 University Dr., 5C3
City: Fairfax
Province or State: VA
Postal Code: 22030
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-09-08
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-06-02
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