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Bi-Weekly and Monthly Mean SST Archive and Accumulation Files from the NOAA TIROS/N Satellite Series
Entry ID: OSDPD0048_52_57

Abstract: The Bi-Monthly SST Archive tape (SSTFLD) contains a half month archive of 1 X 1
degree satellite-derived SST fields between 70S and 70N. The tape is produced
on the 2nd and the 16th of each month and contains daily fields for the
previous 20 days. The tape is a 9-track, 1600 bpi, unlabeled, odd-parity,
binary tape produced on an IBM 360/195 computer. The tape has two physical
files, each ending ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1979-01-01
Data Center
Office of Satellite Data Processing and Distribution, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 301-457-5120
Email: John.Sapper at
Contact Address:
E/SP, RM 1069, FB45200 Auth Road
City: Suitland
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20746
Country: USA
Distribution Media: Online
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1970-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-06-07