Dataset Information

_NCProperties: version=1|netcdflibversion=4.4.1.1|hdf5libversion=1.8.18
product_name: T2010317.L3m_DAY_CHL_chlor_a_4km.nc
instrument: MODIS
title: MODIST Level-3 Standard Mapped Image
project: Ocean Biology Processing Group (NASA/GSFC/OBPG)
platform: Terra
temporal_range: day
processing_version: 2018.0
date_created: 2018-04-07T03:46:20.000Z
history: l3mapgen par=T2010317.L3m_DAY_CHL_chlor_a_4km.nc.param
l2_flag_names: ATMFAIL,LAND,HILT,HISATZEN,STRAYLIGHT,CLDICE,COCCOLITH,LOWLW,CHLWARN,CHLFAIL,NAVWARN,MAXAERITER,ATMWARN,HISOLZEN,NAVFAIL,FILTER,HIGLINT
time_coverage_start: 2010-11-12T21:00:01.000Z
time_coverage_end: 2010-11-13T23:29:59.000Z
start_orbit_number: 57995
end_orbit_number: 58011
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
grid_mapping_name: latitude_longitude
latitude_step: 0.0416666679
longitude_step: 0.0416666679
sw_point_latitude: -89.9791641
sw_point_longitude: -179.979172
geospatial_lon_resolution: 4.63831234
geospatial_lat_resolution: 4.63831234
geospatial_lat_units: degrees_north
geospatial_lon_units: degrees_east
spatialResolution: 4.64 km
number_of_lines: 4320
number_of_columns: 8640
measure: Mean
suggested_image_scaling_minimum: 0.00999999978
suggested_image_scaling_maximum: 20.0000000
suggested_image_scaling_type: LOG
suggested_image_scaling_applied: No
_lastModified: 2018-04-07T03:46:20.000Z
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: T2010317.L3b_DAY_CHL.nc/L3/T2010317.L3b_DAY_CHL.nc
license: http://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: http://oceandata.sci.gsfc.nasa.gov
publisher_url: http://oceandata.sci.gsfc.nasa.gov
processing_level: L3 Mapped
cdm_data_type: grid
keywords: Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Chemistry > Pigments > Chlorophyll; Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Chemistry > Chlorophyllr
keywords_vocabulary: NASA Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords
data_bins: 2491073
data_minimum: 0.00826881267
data_maximum: 99.6850891


Variables in this Dataset

chlor_a: Grid
long_name: Chlorophyll Concentration, OCI Algorithm
units: mg m^-3
standard_name: mass_concentration_chlorophyll_concentration_in_sea_water
_FillValue: -32767.0000
valid_min: 0.00100000005
valid_max: 100.000000
reference: Hu, C., Lee Z., and Franz, B.A. (2012). Chlorophyll-a algorithms for oligotrophic oceans: A novel approach based on three-band reflectance difference, J. Geophys. Res., 117, C01011, doi:10.1029/2011JC007395.
display_scale: log
display_min: 0.00999999978
display_max: 20.0000000
chlor_a: Array of 32 bit Reals [lat = 0..4319][lon = 0..8639]
long_name: Chlorophyll Concentration, OCI Algorithm
units: mg m^-3
standard_name: mass_concentration_chlorophyll_concentration_in_sea_water
_FillValue: -32767.0000
valid_min: 0.00100000005
valid_max: 100.000000
reference: Hu, C., Lee Z., and Franz, B.A. (2012). Chlorophyll-a algorithms for oligotrophic oceans: A novel approach based on three-band reflectance difference, J. Geophys. Res., 117, C01011, doi:10.1029/2011JC007395.
display_scale: log
display_min: 0.00999999978
display_max: 20.0000000
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]