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SST, POES AVHRR, GAC, Global, Day and Night, 2003-2016 (Monthly Composite)

Metadata Updated: June 10, 2023

NOAA CoastWatch provides sea surface temperature (SST) products derived from NOAA's Polar Operational Environmental Satellites (POES). This data provides global area coverage at 0.1 degrees resolution. Measurements are gathered by the Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer (AVHRR) instrument, a multiband radiance sensor carried aboard the NOAA POES satellites.

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Dates

Metadata Date September 1, 2022
Metadata Created Date July 21, 2022
Metadata Updated Date June 10, 2023
Reference Date(s) May 3, 2016 (creation), May 3, 2016 (issued)
Frequency Of Update

Metadata Source

Harvested from Pacific Fisheries Environmental Laboratory

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date September 1, 2022
Metadata Created Date July 21, 2022
Metadata Updated Date June 10, 2023
Reference Date(s) May 3, 2016 (creation), May 3, 2016 (issued)
Responsible Party NOAA NMFS SWFSC ERD (Point of Contact)
Contact Email
Guid erdAGsstamday
Access Constraints
Bbox East Long 180.0
Bbox North Lat 75.0
Bbox South Lat -75.0
Bbox West Long -180.0
Coupled Resource [{"title": [], "href": ["#DataIdentification"], "uuid": []}, {"title": [], "href": ["#DataIdentification"], "uuid": []}]
Frequency Of Update
Harvest Object Id 75eb6abd-b71f-4602-b940-5f516a40c0a0
Harvest Source Id 817069b7-5f4e-4664-9e6b-615af3dfcf2d
Harvest Source Title Pacific Fisheries Environmental Laboratory
Licence
Lineage NOAA NESDIS OSDPD 2016-05-03T20:00:15Z NOAA CoastWatch (West Coast Node) and NOAA SFSC ERD
Metadata Language eng
Metadata Type geospatial
Old Spatial {"type": "Polygon", "coordinates": [[[-180.0, -75.0], [180.0, -75.0], [180.0, 75.0], [-180.0, 75.0], [-180.0, -75.0]]]}
Progress
Spatial Data Service Type ERDDAP griddap
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 2003-08-16T12:00:00Z
Temporal Extent End 2016-05-16T12:00:00Z

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