Metadata Updated: August 9, 2018

Sea level rise is caused by the thermal expansion of sea water due to climate warming and widespread melting of land ice. The TOPEX/POSEIDON mission a joint satellite mission between NASA and the French space agency CNES, which operated between 1992 and 2005 to collect ocean surface and sea level data to support the mission of understanding ocean circulation.

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Metadata Created Date August 9, 2018
Metadata Updated Date August 9, 2018
Data Update Frequency irregular

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Harvested from NASA Data.json

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date August 9, 2018
Metadata Updated Date August 9, 2018
Publisher National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Unique Identifier NASA-0000047
Randal Jackson
Maintainer Email
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Public Access Level public
Data Update Frequency irregular
Bureau Code 026:00
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Catalog Describedby
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Harvest Source Id 39e4ad2a-47ca-4507-8258-852babd0fd99
Harvest Source Title NASA Data.json
Language en-US
Data Last Modified 2014-01-13
Program Code 026:001
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash e920f98b76c7bb80eb38f03ef449d76a62982356
Source Schema Version 1.1
Spatial global
Temporal 1992-01-01/2002-01-01

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