Physical and meteorological data from the seventy moorings of the Tropical Atmosphere/Ocean (TAO) Project in the Tropical Pacific Ocean, 1979-2002 (NODC Accession 0000727)

Metadata Updated: February 27, 2019

Physical and meteorological data were collected in the Tropical Pacific Ocean from 29 January 1979 to 03 November 2001. Data were collected by the Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (PMEL) from the seventy moorings of the Tropical Atmosphere/Ocean (TAO)Project. Moorings contain ADCP's, current meters, meteorological sensors, and other instruments.

Disclaimer: These data were copied from the TAO/Triton web site by NODC's Northwest Liaison Officer on May 29, 2002, and do not represent any totality of data or data quality, but only what was available from the web site at that time.

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Metadata Date November 18, 2016
Metadata Created Date September 27, 2015
Metadata Updated Date February 27, 2019
Reference Date(s) December 17, 2010 (publication), March 15, 2013 (revision)
Frequency Of Update asNeeded

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Harvested from NOAA CSW Harvest Source

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date November 18, 2016
Metadata Created Date September 27, 2015
Metadata Updated Date February 27, 2019
Reference Date(s) December 17, 2010 (publication), March 15, 2013 (revision)
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Access Constraints Cite as: Freitag, Paul; US DOC/NOAA/OAR > Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (2010). Physical and meteorological data from the seventy moorings of the Tropical Atmosphere/Ocean (TAO) Project in the Tropical Pacific Ocean, 1979-2002 (NODC Accession 0000727). Version 1.2. 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 -95
Bbox North Lat 18
Bbox South Lat -8
Bbox West Long 114
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Frequency Of Update asNeeded
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Guid gov.noaa.nodc:0000727
Harvest Object Id eec50652-6335-43b1-97ba-ee5a9946e464
Harvest Source Id 2aed8e29-fc5b-4cde-aa66-fb1118fd705e
Harvest Source Title NOAA CSW Harvest Source
Licence accessLevel: Public
Metadata Language eng
Metadata Type geospatial
Progress completed
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 1979-01-29
Temporal Extent End 2001-11-03

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