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LEVITUS: Objectively analyzed fields of major ocean parameters at the annual, seasonal, and monthly time scales; Superceded by LEVITUS94.

Documents

overviewan outline showing sub-datasets of this dataset
dataset documentation
LEVITUS94superceded by LEVITUS 1994

Datasets and variables

ANNUAL LEVITUS ANNUAL[PO4 O2 O2SAT NO3 SIO2 temp sal ]
MONTHLY LEVITUS MONTHLY[temp ]
SEASONAL LEVITUS SEASONAL[temp sal ]

Independent Variables (Grids)

Longitude grid: /X (degree_east) periodic (0.5E) to (0.5W) by 1.0 N= 360 pts :grid
Latitude grid: /Y (degree_north) ordered (89.5S) to (89.5N) by 1.0 N= 180 pts :grid
Depth grid: /Z (m) ordered [ (0.0) (10.0) (20.0) (30.0) (50.0) (75.0) (100.0) (125.0) (150.0) (200.0) (250.0) (300.0) (400.0) (500.0) (600.0) (700.0) (800.0) (900.0) (1000.0) (1100.0) (1200.0) (1300.0) (1400.0) (1500.0) (1750.0) (2000.0) (2500.0) (3000.0) (3500.0) (4000.0) (4500.0) (5000.0) (5500.0)] :grid

Other Info

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iridl:Ocean

References

Levitus, S. E.. Climatological atlas of the world ocean, NOAA Professional Paper 13, US Government Printing Office, Washington DC, 1982

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