Dataset Information

product_name: T20100092010016.L3m_8D_PIC_pic_4km.nc
instrument: MODIS
title: MODIST Level-3 Standard Mapped Image
project: Ocean Biology Processing Group (NASA/GSFC/OBPG)
platform: Terra
temporal_range: 8-day
processing_version: 2018.0
date_created: 2019-12-20T12:18:03.000Z
history: l3mapgen par=T20100092010016.L3m_8D_PIC_pic_4km.nc.param
l2_flag_names: ATMFAIL,LAND,HISATZEN,STRAYLIGHT,CLDICE,LOWLW,NAVWARN,ATMWARN,HISOLZEN,NAVFAIL,FILTER,HIGLINT
time_coverage_start: 2010-01-08T21:15:00.000Z
time_coverage_end: 2010-01-16T23:59:59.000Z
start_orbit_number: 53510
end_orbit_number: 53628
map_projection: Equidistant Cylindrical
latitude_units: degrees_north
longitude_units: degrees_east
northernmost_latitude: 90.0000000
southernmost_latitude: -90.0000000
westernmost_longitude: -180.000000
easternmost_longitude: 180.000000
geospatial_lat_max: 90.0000000
geospatial_lat_min: -90.0000000
geospatial_lon_max: 180.000000
geospatial_lon_min: -180.000000
latitude_step: 0.0416666679
longitude_step: 0.0416666679
sw_point_latitude: -89.9791641
sw_point_longitude: -179.979172
spatialResolution: 4.64 km
geospatial_lon_resolution: 0.0416666679
geospatial_lat_resolution: 0.0416666679
geospatial_lat_units: degrees_north
geospatial_lon_units: degrees_east
number_of_lines: 4320
number_of_columns: 8640
measure: Mean
suggested_image_scaling_minimum: 9.99999975e-06
suggested_image_scaling_maximum: 0.0500000007
suggested_image_scaling_type: LOG
suggested_image_scaling_applied: No
_lastModified: 2019-12-20T12:18:03.000Z
Conventions: CF-1.6 ACDD-1.3
institution: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Ocean Ecology Laboratory, Ocean Biology Processing Group
standard_name_vocabulary: CF Standard Name Table v36
naming_authority: gov.nasa.gsfc.sci.oceandata
id: T20100092010016.L3b_8D_PIC.nc/L3/T20100092010016.L3b_8D_PIC.nc
license: https://science.nasa.gov/earth-science/earth-science-data/data-information-policy/
creator_name: NASA/GSFC/OBPG
publisher_name: NASA/GSFC/OBPG
creator_email: data@oceancolor.gsfc.nasa.gov
publisher_email: data@oceancolor.gsfc.nasa.gov
creator_url: https://oceandata.sci.gsfc.nasa.gov
publisher_url: https://oceandata.sci.gsfc.nasa.gov
processing_level: L3 Mapped
cdm_data_type: grid
identifier_product_doi_authority: http://dx.doi.org
identifier_product_doi: 10.5067/TERRA/MODIS/L3M/PIC/2018
keywords: Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Chemistry > Inorganic Carbon
keywords_vocabulary: NASA Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords
_NCProperties: version=2,netcdf=4.7.1,hdf5=1.10.5,
data_bins: Attribute edlided: Unsupported attribute type (NC_INT64)
data_minimum: 1.19954302e-05
data_maximum: 0.130534023


Variables in this Dataset

pic: Grid
long_name: Calcite Concentration, Balch and Gordon
scale_factor: 1.99999999e-06
add_offset: 0.0649999976
units: mol m^-3
_FillValue: -32767
valid_min: -32500
valid_max: 30000
reference: Balch, W.M., Gordon, H.R., Bowler, B.C., Drapeau, D.T., and Booth, E.S. (2005), Calcium carbonate measurements in the surface global ocean based on Moderate-Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer data, J. Geophys. Res., 110, C07001, doi:10.1029/2004JC002560; Gordon, H.R. Boynton, G.C., Balch, W.M., Groom, S.B., Harbour, D.S., Smyth, T.J., Retrieval of Coccolithophore Calcite Concentration from SeaWiFS Imagery, GRL, 28, 8, 1587-1590.
display_scale: log
display_min: 9.99999975e-06
display_max: 0.0500000007
pic: Array of 16 bit Integers [lat = 0..4319][lon = 0..8639]
long_name: Calcite Concentration, Balch and Gordon
scale_factor: 1.99999999e-06
add_offset: 0.0649999976
units: mol m^-3
_FillValue: -32767
valid_min: -32500
valid_max: 30000
reference: Balch, W.M., Gordon, H.R., Bowler, B.C., Drapeau, D.T., and Booth, E.S. (2005), Calcium carbonate measurements in the surface global ocean based on Moderate-Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer data, J. Geophys. Res., 110, C07001, doi:10.1029/2004JC002560; Gordon, H.R. Boynton, G.C., Balch, W.M., Groom, S.B., Harbour, D.S., Smyth, T.J., Retrieval of Coccolithophore Calcite Concentration from SeaWiFS Imagery, GRL, 28, 8, 1587-1590.
display_scale: log
display_min: 9.99999975e-06
display_max: 0.0500000007
lat: Array of 32 bit Reals [lat = 0..4319]
long_name: Latitude
units: degrees_north
standard_name: latitude
_FillValue: -999.000000
valid_min: -90.0000000
valid_max: 90.0000000
lon: Array of 32 bit Reals [lon = 0..8639]
long_name: Longitude
units: degrees_east
standard_name: longitude
_FillValue: -999.000000
valid_min: -180.000000
valid_max: 180.000000
lat: Array of 32 bit Reals [lat = 0..4319]
long_name: Latitude
units: degrees_north
standard_name: latitude
_FillValue: -999.000000
valid_min: -90.0000000
valid_max: 90.0000000
lon: Array of 32 bit Reals [lon = 0..8639]
long_name: Longitude
units: degrees_east
standard_name: longitude
_FillValue: -999.000000
valid_min: -180.000000
valid_max: 180.000000
palette: Array of Bytes [rgb = 0..2][eightbitcolor = 0..255]