U.S. Naval Oceanographic Office (NAVOCEANO)'s TOPEX satellite daily Sea Surface Height (SSH) retrievals

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Citation:
Citation_Information:
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Title: U.S. Naval Oceanographic Office (NAVOCEANO)'s TOPEX satellite daily Sea Surface Height (SSH) retrievals
Description:
Abstract:
U.S. Naval Oceanographic Office (NAVOCEANO)'s TOPEX Sea Surface Height (SSH) daily retrievals.
Purpose:
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Supplemental_Information:
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Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed
Spatial_Domain:
Description_of_Geographic_Extent:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -180.0
East_Bounding_Coordinate: 180.0
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 90.0
South_Bounding_Coordinate: -90.0
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD SCIENCE PARAMETERS
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD PLATFORM
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD INSTRUMENT
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: PROJECT
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ANCILLARY KEYWORDS
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ISO TOPIC CATEGORY
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > COASTAL PROCESSES > SEA SURFACE HEIGHT
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN WAVES > SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN WAVES > WAVE SPEED/DIRECTION
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > SEA SURFACE TOPOGRAPHY > SEA SURFACE HEIGHT
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > SOLID EARTH > GRAVITY/GRAVITATIONAL FIELD > SATELLITE ORBITS/REVOLUTION
Theme_Keyword: TOPEX/POSEIDON > OCEAN TOPOGRAPHY EXPERIMENT
Theme_Keyword: ALT (TOPEX) > TOPEX RADAR ALTIMETER
Theme_Keyword: ALTIMETERS
Theme_Keyword: GODAE > GLOBAL OCEAN DATA ASSIMILATION EXPERIMENT
Theme_Keyword: Altimetry
Theme_Keyword: Ocean
Theme_Keyword: Sea Surface Height
Theme_Keyword: Significant Wave Height
Theme_Keyword: Wind Speed
Theme_Keyword: Real Time
Theme_Keyword: Satellites
Theme_Keyword: Daily
Theme_Keyword: ELEVATION
Theme_Keyword: GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
Theme_Keyword: OCEANS
Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD
Place_Keyword: OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > WESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN > EAST CHINA SEA
Place_Keyword: OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > NORTH PACIFIC OCEAN > SEA OF JAPAN
Place_Keyword: OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > NORTH PACIFIC OCEAN > SEA OF OKHOTSK
Place_Keyword: OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > WESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN > SOUTH CHINA SEA
Place_Keyword: OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > WESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN > YELLOW SEA
Place_Keyword: OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN
Place_Keyword: OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN > GULF OF MEXICO
Place_Keyword: OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN > MEDITERRANEAN SEA
Place_Keyword: OCEAN > INDIAN OCEAN > ARABIAN SEA
Place_Keyword: OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN
Place_Keyword: GEOGRAPHIC REGION > GLOBAL OCEAN
Place_Keyword: GEOGRAPHIC REGION > TROPICS
Access_Constraints: Not Available
Use_Constraints:
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Data_Quality_Information:
Attribute_Accuracy:
Attribute_Accuracy_Report:
Not Available
Logical_Consistency_Report:
Not Available
Completeness_Report:
Not Available
Lineage:
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Not Available
Process_Date: Unknown
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Spatial_Reference_Information:
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Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: DOD/USNAVY/NRL/OCEANOGRAPHY > Oceanography Division, Naval Research Laboratory, U.S. Navy, U. S. Department of Defense
Contact_Person: KEN INGRAM
Contact_Position: DATA CENTER CONTACT
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: Naval Oceanographic Office
Address: Warfighting Support Center
Address: Fleet Interaction Office
Address: 1002 Balch Blvd.
City: Stennis Space Center
State_or_Province: MS
Postal_Code: 39522-5001
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 228-688-5216
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: wsc@navo.navy.mil
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: DOD/USNAVY/FNMOC > Fleet Numerical Meteorology and Oceanography Center, U.S. Navy, U. S. Department of Defense
Contact_Person: FNMOC COMMAND DUTY OFFICER
Contact_Position: DATA CENTER CONTACT
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: Fleet Numerical Meteorology and Oceanography Center
City: Monterey
State_or_Province: CA
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: (831) 656-4325
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: cdo@fnmoc.navy.mil
Resource_Description: NAVOCEANO_TOPEX_SSH
Distribution_Liability:
Not Available
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Format_Name: ASCII Text
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://www7300.nrlssc.navy.mil/
Access_Instructions:
DATA CENTER URL
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
https://www.fnmoc.navy.mil/
Access_Instructions:
DATA CENTER URL
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://www.usgodae.org/ftp/outgoing/navo/ssh/
Access_Instructions:
HTTP data access. TOPEX Initial (tpx1) and Final (tpx2) satellite daily SSH retrievals.
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
ftp://usgodae2.usgodae.org/pub/outgoing/navo/ssh/
Access_Instructions:
FTP data access. TOPEX Initial (tpx1) and Final (tpx2) satellite daily SSH retrievals.
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://www7300.nrlssc.navy.mil/altimetry/index.htm...
Access_Instructions:
The Real Time Ocean Environment: A real time look at our world's oceans as remotely sensed form earth orbiting satellites. Information about satellite altimetry data archive, processing and sources can be obtained at this Naval Research Laboratory webpage. Near real-time Altimetry data over the global ocean are also available by clicking on the map region.
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://www.usgodae.org/
Access_Instructions:
This data set is part of the Global Ocean Data Assimilation Experiment data sets. Under NAVO TOPEX SSH data set, information can be found about data preview options (HTTP generator and FTP Images of most current data).
Fees: Not Available
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Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date: 20041027
Metadata_Review_Date: 20061006
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: MELANIE F. MEAUX
Contact_Position: DIF AUTHOR
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: gsfc-gcmduso@mail.nasa.gov
Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention: local time
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