Masks from NOAA NODC WOA01: World Ocean Atlas 2001, an atlas of objectively analyzed fields of major ocean parameters at monthly, seasonal, and annual time scales. Superseded by WOA05.


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Datasets and variables

NOAA NODC WOA01 Masks basin[ X Y | Z]
NOAA NODC WOA01 Masks landsea[ X | Y]

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 (1.0 m) to (33.0 m) by 1.0 N= 33 pts :grid


M.E. Conkright, and Boyer, T. P. 2002: World Ocean Atlas 2001: Objective Analyses, Data Statistics, and Figures, CD-ROM Documentation. National Oceanographic Data Center, Silver Spring, MD, 17 pp.

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

Last updated: Mon, 16 Feb 2015 21:51:22 GMT

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