NODC Standard Product: World Ocean Circulation Program (WOCE) Global Data, Version 2: Surface meteorology data on CD-ROM, 2 disc set (NCEI Accession 0000306)

Metadata Updated: March 10, 2021

This NODC Standard Product contains World Ocean Circulation Program (WOCE) Version 2 sound velocity, water depth, bathymetry, and other data collected using echo sounders and moored buoy casts from a world-wide network of observing platforms as part of the World Ocean Circulation Program (WOCE). Data were collected from November 23, 1987 to June 3, 1995 by Scripps Institute of Oceanography.

This 2 CD-ROM set is Version 2 of these WOCE data. The most recent (final) version of WOCE data, Version 3, is available as NODC accession 0000841 (

WOCE Version 2 CD-ROM discs are no longer available from the NODC Online Store. Data on these discs are superseded by data on the WOCE Version 3 DVD-ROM product in NODC accession 0000841 (

Access & Use Information

Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: No license information was provided. If this work was prepared by an officer or employee of the United States government as part of that person's official duties it is considered a U.S. Government Work.

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Metadata Created Date March 10, 2021
Metadata Updated Date March 10, 2021
Data Update Frequency irregular

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date March 10, 2021
Metadata Updated Date March 10, 2021
Publisher DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce (Point of Contact)
Unique Identifier Unknown
Identifier gov.noaa.nodc:0000306
Language en-US
Data Last Modified 2011-01-25
Public Access Level public
Data Update Frequency irregular
Bureau Code 006:48
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Temporal 1990-01-01T00:00:00/1998-12-31T00:00:00

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