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Atmospheric Circulation Changes in the Tropical Pacific Inferred from the Voyages of the Manila Galleons in the Sixteenth-Eighteenth Centuries
Entry ID: NOAA_NGDC_PALEO_CIRCULATION

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Summary
Abstract: [from the data set documentation]

Historical accounts of the voyages of the Manila galleons derived from
the Archivo General de Indias (General Archive of the Indies, Seville,
Spain) are used to infer past changes in the atmospheric circulation
of the tropical Pacific Ocean. It is shown that the length of the
voyage between Acapulco, Mexico, and the Philippine Islands during the
period 1590-1750 ... View entire text
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Description: Manila Galleons Voyage Records data set description
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 5.0   S: 0.0   E: -105.0   W: 120.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Garcia, R.R., H.F. Diaz, R. Garcia Herrera, J. Eischeid, M. del Rosario Prieto, E. Hernandez, L. Gimeno, F. Rubio Duran, and A.M. Bascary
Dataset Title: Manila Galleons Voyage Records
Dataset Release Date: 2002
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO
Dataset Publisher: IGBP PAGES/World Data Center for Paleoclimatology
Issue Identification: Data Contribution Series # 2002-005
Other Citation Details: NOAA/NGDC Paleoclimatology Program
Online Resource: http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/paleo/pubs/garcia2001/garcia2001.html
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1591-01-01
Stop Date: 1750-12-31
Paleo Temporal Coverage
Paleo Start Date: 500 ybp
Paleo Stop Date: 250 ybp
Chrono Unit:
Location Keywords
Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: annual
Platform
SHIPS Ancillary Description
Quality See:

Garcia, R.R., H.F. Diaz, R. Garcia Herrera, J. Eischeid, M. del
Rosario Prieto, E. Hernandez, L. Gimeno, F. Rubio Duran, and
A.M. Bascary, 2001, Atmospheric Circulation Changes in the Tropical
Pacific Inferred from the Voyages of the Manila Galleons in the
Sixteenth-Eighteenth Centuries, Bulletin of the American
Meteorological Society, Volume 82, Number 11, pp. 2435, November 2001.
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Cite the original reference when using this data:
Garcia, R.R., H.F. Diaz, R. Garcia Herrera, J. Eischeid, M. del
Rosario Prieto, E. Hernandez, L. Gimeno, F. Rubio Duran, and
A.M. Bascary, 2001, Atmospheric Circulation Changes in the Tropical
Pacific Inferred from the Voyages of the Manila Galleons in the
Sixteenth-Eighteenth Centuries, Bulletin of the American
Meteorological Society, Volume 82, Number 11, pp. 2435, November 2001.
Data Set Progress
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Originating Center
Data Center
World Data Center for Paleoclimatology, Boulder Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/paleo/

Data Center Personnel
Name: WDC/PALEOCLIMATOLOGY, BOULDER
Phone: +1 (303) 497-6160
Fax: +1 (303) 497-6513
Email: paleo at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
World Data Center for Paleoclimatology
NOAA/NCDC Code E/GCx3
325 Broadway
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80303
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: online ftp, www
Fees: none
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Contact Address:
National Center for Atmospheric Research
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Publications/References
Garcia, R.R., H.F. Diaz, R. Garcia Herrera, J. Eischeid, M. del
Rosario Prieto, E. Hernandez, L. Gimeno, F. Rubio Duran, and
A.M. Bascary, 2001, Atmospheric Circulation Changes in the Tropical
Pacific Inferred from the Voyages of the Manila Galleons in the
Sixteenth-Eighteenth Centuries, Bulletin of the American
Meteorological Society, Volume 82, Number 11, pp. 2435, November 2001.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-04-05
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-02-05


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