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OMG Ocean Water Properties Data from Alamo Floats Version 1

Metadata Updated: December 6, 2023

This dataset contains level 1 in situ measurements of temperature and salinity from several autonomous, profiling Alamo floats. These floats change their buoyancy by inflating an external bladder with oil, allowing them to dive and surface regularly. Conductivity, Temperature and Depth sensors (CTDs) allow them to collect vertical profiles of temperature and salinity. This provided measurements of the ocean's physical characteristics around Greenland. The floats wer deployed as part of the Oceans Melting Greenland (OMG) project. The goal of the project is to find out what contributions the ocean has on Greenland's melting glaciers.

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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 May 30, 2023
Metadata Updated Date December 6, 2023

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Harvested from NASA Data.json

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date May 30, 2023
Metadata Updated Date December 6, 2023
Publisher NASA/JPL/PODAAC
Maintainer
Identifier C2491772150-POCLOUD
Data First Published 2021-12-06
Language en-US
Data Last Modified 2021-12-06
Category OMG, geospatial
Public Access Level public
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Citation OMG. 2022-02-28. OMG Ocean Water Properties Data from Alamo Floats. Version 1. OMG Ocean Water Properties Data from Alamo Floats Version 1. NASA/JPL/PODAAC. Archived by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, U.S. Government, NASA/JPL/PODAAC. https://doi.org/10.5067/OMGEV-ALMO1. OMG, NASA/JPL/PODAAC, 2022-02-28, OMG Ocean Water Properties Data from Alamo Floats Version 1, .
Creator OMG
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Series Name OMG Ocean Water Properties Data from Alamo Floats
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Temporal 2017-08-30T14:39:13Z/2022-08-31T23:59:59.999Z

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