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Magnetometer Data recovered from 35mm film

The L57 CDMP recovery project takes magnetometer data on 35mm film stored at the archive's climate controlled warehouse and digitizes them.

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Distribution Formats
  • tif
Distributor Distributor information not available
No point of contact available for this dataset
Documentation links not available.
  • Climate Data Modernization Project
    Publisher information not available.
  • publication: 2010-09-22
Dataset Progress Status Complete
Data Update Frequency: Not planned
Purpose: To digitize at risk historical data, make available to the public and to provide long term archive of the data.
Use Limitations
  • NOAA is not liable for the content of the data. Data is as presented by observatory that collected it.
Time Period: 1957-01-01  to  1981-12-31
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates:
N: 90
S: -90
E: 180
W: -180
Spatial Coverage Map:
  • Earth Science > Solid Earth > Geomagnetism
  • Earth Science > Solid Earth > Geomagnetism > Magnetic Field
Use Constraints
  • Use Constraints: none
Access Constraints
  • Access Constraints: none
  • none
Lineage Statement Lineage statement not available.
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Processing Steps
  • 35mm film sent to Hovservices where it is digitized and delivered to NGDC. NGDC created browse graphics that go on ftp site and full resolution data is archived in tape library.

Metadata Last Modified: 2015-09-18

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