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Metadata Identifier: gov.noaa.nosa:OAR-CMDL-AERO

Aggregation Info | Bands | Citations | Constraints | Coverage Descriptions | Dimensions | Extents | Formats | Geographic Bounding Box
Georectified Information | Georeferenceable Information | Identifiers | Instruments | Mediums | OnlineResources | Operations
Platforms | Process Steps | Range Elements | Reference Systems | Responsible Parties | Series | Sources | Spatial Grids | Temporal Extents

MD_DataIdentification

Count Component Title Abstract
1 OAR-GMD AEROSOL System (AERO) Aerosol measurements began at the GMD baseline observatories in the mid-1970's as part of the Geophysical Monitoring for Climate Change (GMCC) program. Since the inception of the program, scientific understanding of the behavior of atmospheric aerosols has improved considerably. One lesson learned is that human activities primarily influence aerosols on regional/continental scales rather than global scales.
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SV_Identification

Count Component Title Type
1 NOSA WMS Identification Information NOSA Open Geospatial Consortium Web Map Service (WMS) Open Geospatial Consortium Web Map Service (WMS)
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CI_Citation

Count Component Title Date Citation Identifier
1 European Petroleum Survey Group (EPSG) Geodetic Parameter Registry
  • 2008-11-12
6 NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Instrument Keywords NASA/GCMD Instrument Keywords
    1 NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords NASA/GCMD Location Keywords
      2 NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Platform Keywords NASA/GCMD Platform Keywords
        1 NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords NASA/GCMD Science Keywords
          1 NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Earth Science Services Keywords NASA/GCMD Services Keywords
            1 NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords
            • 2008-02-07
            1 NOSA Open Geospatial Consortium Web Map Service (WMS)
            • 2009-10-13
            1 OAR-GMD AEROSOL System (AERO)
            • 2009-09-29
            1 Station Information Download
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              CI_Series

              none found
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              CI_ResponsibleParty

              Count Component Individual Organization Position Email Role Linkage
              12 GCMD Valids custodian http://gcmd.nasa.gov/learn/keyword_list.html
              1 resourceProvider http://www.esrl.noaa.gov/gmd/dv/site/site_table2.php
              3 Andrews, Betsy Andrews, Betsy DOC/NOAA/ESRL/GMD > Global Monitoring Division, Earth System Research Laboratory, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce NOSA Observing System Manager betsy.andrews@noaa.gov pointOfContact
              1 Shah, Anju Anju Shah DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Anju.Shah@noaa.gov custodian
              7 Shah, Anju Anju Shah DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Anju.Shah@noaa.gov pointOfContact
              1 European Petroleum Survey Group http://www.epsg-registry.org/
              1 Froehlich, David Froehlich, David DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC > National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce NOSA Geospatial/Metadata Contact nosa.info@noaa.gov processor
              12 GCMD User Support Office NASA GCMD User Support Office gcmduso@gcmd.gsfc.nasa.gov custodian http://gcmd.nasa.gov/MailComments/MailComments.jsf?rcpt=gcmduso
              1 Ogren, John DOC/NOAA/OAR/ESRL/GMD > Global Monitoring Division, Earth System Research Laboratory, OAR, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Physical Scientist/AERO Point of Contact john.a.ogren@noaa.gov custodian
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              CI_OnlineResource

              Count Component Linkage Name Description Function
              1 http://arcgis.ngdc.noaa.gov/maps/nosa/ NOAA Observing System Architecture ArcGIS Map Viewer Map viewer for all NOSA observing systems information
              12 http://gcmd.nasa.gov/MailComments/MailComments.jsf?rcpt=gcmduso GCMD Feedback Form Have a Comment for the GCMD? information
              12 GCMD Keyword Page http://gcmd.nasa.gov/learn/keyword_list.html GCMD Keywords Page This page describes the NASA GCMD Keywords, how to reference those keywords and provides download instructions. information
              1 http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=http:%2F%2Fwww.ngdc.noaa.gov%2Fnndc%2Fstruts%2Fresults%3Fop_1%3Dl%26op_2%3Dl%26t%3D101416%26s%3D1%26d%3D160>sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=62.870523,135.263672&ie=UTF8&ll=31.353637,-34.980469&spn=164.113507,360&t=h&z=2 Google Map of OAR-GMD-AERO on Google Maps Google Map of IDB generated KML file of OAR-GMD-AERO on a Google Maps Webpage information
              1 http://maps.ngdc.noaa.gov/soap/nosa/MapServer/WMSServer?request=GetCapabilities&service=WMS NGDC NOSA Data Bases Web Map Service (WMS) Capabilities document for Open Geospatial Consortium Web Map Service for NOSA Data Bases search
              1 http://www.epsg-registry.org/ European Petroleum Survey Group Geodetic Parameter Dataset Registry that accesses the EPSG Geodetic Parameter Dataset, which is a structured dataset of Coordinate Reference Systems and Coordinate Transformations. search
              1 http://www.esrl.noaa.gov/gmd/aero/ OAR-GMD-AERO Homepage Webpage containing all information relevent to OAR-GMD-AERO information
              1 http://www.esrl.noaa.gov/gmd/dv/site/site_table2.php Station information Station information download download
              1 Metadata Extension Information http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/metadata/published/xsd/schema/resources/extensions/MD_MetadataExtensionInformation.xml MD_MetadataExtensionInformation.xml Metadata Extension Information information
              1 http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/nndc/struts/results?BBOX=-180%2C-90%2C180%2C90&queryTimeout=120&no_data=suppress&SRS=EPSG%3A4326&s=1&d=1&t=101416&sourceId=101717 OAR-GMD-AERO Station Search Results IDB Station Search Result Set for NOSA-OAR-GMD-AERO information
              1 http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/nndc/struts/results?op_0=eq&v_0=NOAA%20Research-GMD%20AEROSOL%20System&op_1=l&t=400239&s=51&d=307&d=305&d=301&d=303&d=416&d=304&d=30&d=320&d=308&no_data=suppress&sourceId=101717 OAR-GMD-AERO All Capabilities Webpage Webpage containing all of NOSA's mapping capabilities and information for OAR-GMD-AERO information
              1 http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/nndc/struts/results?op_0=l&v_0=NOAA%20Research-GMD%20AEROSOL%20System&op_1=l&v_1=&op_2=l&v_2=&op_3=l&v_3=&t=400239&s=28&d=307&d=326&d=308&sourceId=101717 Google Map of OAR-GMD-AERO on NOSA Google Map of IDB generated KML file of OAR-GMD-AERO on a NOSA Webpage information
              1 http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/nndc/struts/results?op_1=l&op_2=l&t=101416&s=1&d=160&sourceId=101717 OAR-GMD-AERO on Google Earth IDB generated KML view of all OAR-GMD-AERO locations information
              1 http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/nndc/tableMetadata.jsp?table=NOSA.OAR_AERO_VSQP&sourceId=101717 OAR-GMD-AERO Table Metadata IDB Table Metadata for NOSA.OAR_AERO_VSQP information
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              MD_Identifier or RS_Identifier

              Count Component Code
              1 Earth Remote Sensing Instruments > Passive Remote Sensing > Photon/Optical Detectors > NEPHELOMETERS
              1 Earth Remote Sensing Instruments > Passive Remote Sensing > Photon/Optical Detectors > Passive Remote Sensing > PHOTOMETERS
              1 Earth Remote Sensing Instruments > Passive Remote Sensing > Spectrometers/Radiometers > Passive Remote Sensing > PCASP > Passive-Cavity Aerosol Spectrometer Probe
              1 In Situ Land-based Platforms > Ground Stations
              1 In Situ/Laboratory Instruments > Chemical Meters/Analyzers > CNC > Condensation Nuclei Counter
              1 In Situ/Laboratory Instruments > Samplers > FSI > Filter Sampling Instrument
              1 urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG:4326
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              EX_Extent

              Bounding Box Temporal Extent
              Count Component Description West East North South Start End
              1 OAR-CMDL-AERO.boundingExtent -170.56 120.87 82.45 -89.98
              1 Aerosol Surface, Continuous Measurements.boundingGeographicBoundingBox -170.56 120.87 82.45 -89.98
              1 Aerosol Airborne, Light Aircraft.boundingGeographicBoundingBox -124.15 -87.91 42.4 36.8
              1 Aerosol Mobile and Cooperative Platforms.boundingGeographicBoundingBox 18.49 19.55 46.97 -34.35
              1 South Africa.boundingGeographicBoundingBox 18.43 18.55 -34.29 -34.41
              1 Greenland.boundingGeographicBoundingBox -38.54 -38.42 72.64 72.52
              1 United States.boundingGeographicBoundingBox -156.61 -24.8 71.32 -89.98
              1 Peoples Republic of China.boundingGeographicBoundingBox 100.84 100.96 36.35 36.23
              1 Puerto Rico, USA.boundingGeographicBoundingBox -65.68 -65.56 18.44 18.32
              1 Hungary.boundingGeographicBoundingBox 19.49 19.61 47.03 46.91
              1 Taiwan.boundingGeographicBoundingBox 120.81 120.93 23.53 23.41
              1 Canada.boundingGeographicBoundingBox -122.96 -60.01 82.45 43.93
              1 American Samoa.boundingGeographicBoundingBox -170.62 -170.5 -14.19 -14.31
              1 NOSA_WMS.boundingGeographicBoundingBox -180 180 90 -90
              Unresolved Xlinks
              #boundingExtent at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:dataQualityInfo[1]/gmd:DQ_DataQuality[1]/gmd:scope[1]/gmd:DQ_Scope[1]/gmd:extent[1]
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              EX_GeographicBoundingBox

              Count Component West East North South
              2 -170.56 120.87 82.45 -89.98
              1 -124.15 -87.91 42.4 36.8
              1 18.49 19.55 46.97 -34.35
              1 18.43 18.55 -34.29 -34.41
              1 -38.54 -38.42 72.64 72.52
              1 -156.61 -24.8 71.32 -89.98
              1 100.84 100.96 36.35 36.23
              1 -65.68 -65.56 18.44 18.32
              1 19.49 19.61 47.03 46.91
              1 120.81 120.93 23.53 23.41
              1 -122.96 -60.01 82.45 43.93
              1 -170.62 -170.5 -14.19 -14.31
              1 -180 180 90 -90
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              EX_TemporalExtent

              Count Component Start End
              1
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              MD_Format

              Count Component Name Version specification
              5 ASCII
              1 Keyhole Markup Language (KML) 1.0
              1 PNG
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              MD_Medium

              none found
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              MD_Constraints

              Count Component Use Limitation
              1 None None
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              MD_ReferenceSystem

              Count Component Code Authority Title
              1 urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG:4326 urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG:4326 European Petroleum Survey Group (EPSG) Geodetic Parameter Registry
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              MD_GridSpatialRepresentation

              none found
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              MD_Georeferenceable or MI_Georeferenceable

              none found
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              MD_Georectified or MI_Georectified

              none found
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              MD_Dimension

              none found
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              MD_CoverageDescription or MI_CoverageDescription

              Count Component Attribute Description Content Type
              2
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              MD_Band or MI_Band

              Count Component Identifier Descriptor
              1 Latitude Real Latitude is measured from the equator, with positive values going north and negative values going south.
              1 Longitude Real Longitude is measured from the Prime Meridian (which is the longitude that runs through Greenwich, England), with positive values going east and negative values going west.
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              MI_RangeElementDescription

              none found
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              MD_AggregateInformation

              none found
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              LE_Source or LI_Source

              Count Component Title Date Description
              1 Station Information Download Station Information
              Unresolved Xlinks
              #src_Download at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:dataQualityInfo[1]/gmd:DQ_DataQuality[1]/gmd:lineage[1]/gmd:LI_Lineage[1]/gmd:processStep[1]/gmd:LI_ProcessStep[1]/gmd:source[1]
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              LE_ProcessStep or LI_ProcessStep

              Count Component DateTime Description
              1 2011-04-18T00:00:00 Download
              #src_Download at Xpath: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:dataQualityInfo[1]/gmd:DQ_DataQuality[1]/gmd:lineage[1]/gmd:LI_Lineage[1]/gmd:processStep[1]/gmd:LI_ProcessStep[1]/gmd:source[1]
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              MI_Operation

              none found
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              MI_Platform

              Count Component Code Description
              1 In Situ Land-based Platforms > Ground Stations Ground Stations
              NEPHELOMETERS at Xpath: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmi:acquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:platform[1]/gmi:MI_Platform[1]/gmi:instrument[1]
              FSI > Filter Sampling Instrument at Xpath: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmi:acquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:platform[1]/gmi:MI_Platform[1]/gmi:instrument[2]
              PHOTOMETERS at Xpath: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmi:acquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:platform[1]/gmi:MI_Platform[1]/gmi:instrument[3]
              CNC > Condensation Nuclei Counter at Xpath: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmi:acquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:platform[1]/gmi:MI_Platform[1]/gmi:instrument[4]
              PCASP > Passive-Cavity Aerosol Spectrometer Probe at Xpath: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmi:acquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:platform[1]/gmi:MI_Platform[1]/gmi:instrument[5]
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              MI_Instrument

              Count Component Code Type Description
              1 Earth Remote Sensing Instruments > Passive Remote Sensing > Photon/Optical Detectors > NEPHELOMETERS Earth Remote Sensing Instruments
              1 Earth Remote Sensing Instruments > Passive Remote Sensing > Photon/Optical Detectors > Passive Remote Sensing > PHOTOMETERS Earth Remote Sensing Instruments
              1 Earth Remote Sensing Instruments > Passive Remote Sensing > Spectrometers/Radiometers > Passive Remote Sensing > PCASP > Passive-Cavity Aerosol Spectrometer Probe Earth Remote Sensing Instruments
              1 In Situ/Laboratory Instruments > Chemical Meters/Analyzers > CNC > Condensation Nuclei Counter In Situ/Laboratory Instruments
              1 In Situ/Laboratory Instruments > Samplers > FSI > Filter Sampling Instrument In Situ/Laboratory Instruments
              Unresolved Xlinks
              NEPHELOMETERS at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmi:acquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:platform[1]/gmi:MI_Platform[1]/gmi:instrument[1]
              FSI > Filter Sampling Instrument at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmi:acquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:platform[1]/gmi:MI_Platform[1]/gmi:instrument[2]
              PHOTOMETERS at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmi:acquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:platform[1]/gmi:MI_Platform[1]/gmi:instrument[3]
              CNC > Condensation Nuclei Counter at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmi:acquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:platform[1]/gmi:MI_Platform[1]/gmi:instrument[4]
              PCASP > Passive-Cavity Aerosol Spectrometer Probe at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmi:acquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:platform[1]/gmi:MI_Platform[1]/gmi:instrument[5]
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