US Naval Observatory Hourly Observations

Metadata Updated: March 11, 2021

Hourly observations journal from the National Observatory in Washington DC. The observatory is the first station in the United to produce hourly observations over a long period. The images were captured from microfilm held at the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) in College Park, MD. Scanning performed by a Climate Database Modernization Program (CDMP) contractor. Period of record July 1842-February 1913.

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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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Dates

Metadata Created Date March 11, 2021
Metadata Updated Date March 11, 2021
Data Update Frequency irregular

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date March 11, 2021
Metadata Updated Date March 11, 2021
Publisher DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC > National Climatic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce (Point of Contact)
Unique Identifier Unknown
Maintainer
Identifier gov.noaa.ncdc:C01086
Language en-US
Data Last Modified 2011-03-15
Public Access Level public
Data Update Frequency irregular
Bureau Code 006:48
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Program Code 006:059
Source Datajson Identifier True
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Source Schema Version 1.1
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Temporal 1842-09-03T00:00:00/1913-09-03T00:00:00

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