Oceanographic Data from Multiple Platforms from 18700722 to 19890507 (NODC Accession 9400170)

Metadata Updated: February 27, 2019

This accession contains salinity/temperature/depth (STD) profiles and other hydrographic data, mostly in the Sea of Japan. More than a century of profile data from July 1870 to May 1989 were obtained by NODC from Igor Smolyar. Data was collected using 31 different Russian and/or Soviet ships along with few unidentified vessels by Russia, USSR. 71 data files were received by the NODC/Ocean Climate Laboratory as part of the Global Ocean Data Archeaology and Rescue project.

No digital format description is included with the originator data files. Undocumented FORTRAN code used by NODC/Ocean Climate Laboratory is included in the 0-data/software/ directory.

All records in "F12.2 format" containing 2,388 profiles were received by NODC from Daphne Johnson via File transfer Protocol.

Access & Use Information

Downloads & Resources

Dates

Metadata Date August 8, 2017
Metadata Created Date September 27, 2015
Metadata Updated Date February 27, 2019
Reference Date(s) December 18, 2010 (publication)
Frequency Of Update asNeeded

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date August 8, 2017
Metadata Created Date September 27, 2015
Metadata Updated Date February 27, 2019
Reference Date(s) December 18, 2010 (publication)
Responsible Party (Point of Contact)
Contact Email
Access Constraints Cite as: Unknown - USSR, Russia (2010). Oceanographic Data from Multiple Platforms from 18700722 to 19890507 (NODC Accession 9400170). Version 1.1. National Oceanographic Data Center, NOAA. Dataset. [access date], NOAA and NCEI cannot provide any warranty as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of furnished data. Users assume responsibility to determine the usability of these data. The user is responsible for the results of any application of this data for other than its intended purpose.
Bbox East Long -0.63
Bbox North Lat 81.47
Bbox South Lat -52.38
Bbox West Long 1.03
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update asNeeded
Guid gov.noaa.nodc:9400170
Licence accessLevel: Public
Metadata Language eng
Metadata Type geospatial
Progress completed
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 1870-07-22
Temporal Extent End 1989-05-07

Didn't find what you're looking for? Suggest a dataset here.