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Values of Kp Indices, Ap Indices, Cp Indices, C9 Indices, Sunspot Number, and 10.7 cm Flux
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    contact:  Justin Mabie
    dateStamp:  2015-09-18
    metadataStandardName:  ISO 19115-2 Geographic Information - Metadata - Part 2: Extensions for Imagery and Gridded Data
    metadataStandardVersion:  ISO 19115-2:2009(E)
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    identificationInfo:  (MD_DataIdentification)
        citation:  (CI_Citation)
            title:  Values of Kp Indices, Ap Indices, Cp Indices, C9 Indices, Sunspot Number, and 10.7 cm Flux
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                date:  1957-01-01
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            edition:  First
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                organisationName:  DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
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                        linkage: http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/geomag/
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                        name:  Geomagnetic kp and ap Indices
                        description:  Web page describing the different Indices
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                        linkage:  ftp://ftp.ngdc.noaa.gov/STP/GEOMAGNETIC_DATA/INDICES/KP_AP/
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        abstract:  This data file consists of Kp indices, Ap indices, Cp indices, C9 indices, sunspot number, and 10.7 cm flux. The most often requested parameter of this file are the Kp indices. These planetary indices are derived from the K indices ( a quasi-logarithmic three-hourly measure of magnetic activity ranging from 0 for the least disturbed periods to 9 for the most disturbed) from 12 observatories located between 46 degrees north geomagneticlatitude and 63 degrees south geomagnetic latitude.
        purpose:  Magnetic Activity Research
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            keyword:  Earth Science > Solid Earth > Geomagnetism > Geomagnetic Indices
            keyword:  Earth Science > Sun-Earth Interactions > Ionosphere/Magnetosphere Dynamics > Geomagnetic Indices
            keyword:  Earth Science > Sun-Earth Interactions > Solar Activity > Sunspots
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            keyword:  DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
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                    date:  2015-03-01
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                    date:  1995-04-24
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            useLimitation:  While every effort has been made to ensure that these data are accurate and reliable within the limits of the current state of the art, NOAA cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in the data.
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        language:  eng; USA
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                westBoundLongitude:  -180.00
                eastBoundLongitude:  180.00
                southBoundLatitude:  -63.00
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                extent:
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                    beginPosition:  1932-01-01
                    endPosition:
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            name:  ASCII
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        distributor:  (MD_Distributor)
            distributorContact:  Justin Mabie
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                fees:  Data is free online
                orderingInstructions:  Ordering Instructions: Data may be downloaded from our ftp site
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                linkage:  ftp://ftp.ngdc.noaa.gov/STP/GEOMAGNETIC_DATA/INDICES/KP_AP/
                protocol:  ftp
                name:  Index of Indices/KP_AP
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                linkage: http://spidr.ngdc.noaa.gov/
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    dataQualityInfo:  NCEI repository history
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                description:  The NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information (formerly National Geophysical Data Center) adds the adjusted 10.7 cm flux to the Indices provided to complete the dataset.
                dateTime: (unknown)
                source:  #Lenhart Data
                output:  #Values of Kp, Ap, Cp, C9 Indices, Sunspot Numbers and the 10.7 cm flux
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        maintenanceAndUpdateFrequency:  (MD_MaintenanceFrequencyCode) annually
        maintenanceNote:  This metadata was automatically generated from the Content Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata: Extensions for Remote Sensing Metadata standard (version FGDC-STD-012-2002) using the 2012-08-08 version of the FGDC RSE to ISO 19115-2 transform.
        maintenanceNote:  Translated from FGDC 2012-10-10T11:06:47.235-06:00
        maintenanceNote:  This record was automatically modified on 2015-09-18 to include references to NCEI where applicable.
        contact:  Anna Milan
        contact:  Justin Mabie