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Dataset Title:  Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Multibeam Bathymetry Synthesis: 60-m Bathymetry Subscribe RSS
Institution:  Hawaii Undersea Research Laboratory (HURL)   (Dataset ID: hurl_bathy_60m_nwhi)
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 latitude (degrees_north) ?      15483    5.866879E-4 (even)
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 longitude (degrees_east) ?      34232    5.866879E-4 (even)
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Grid Variables (which always also download all of the dimension variables)
 elev (elevation, meters) ?

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The Dataset Attribute Structure (.das) for this Dataset

Attributes {
  latitude {
    String _CoordinateAxisType "Lat";
    Float64 actual_range 20.416764449328788, 29.499866656045516;
    String axis "Y";
    String ioos_category "Location";
    String long_name "Latitude";
    String standard_name "latitude";
    String units "degrees_north";
  longitude {
    String _CoordinateAxisType "Lon";
    Float64 actual_range -180.0000066560455, -159.91709284399798;
    String axis "X";
    String ioos_category "Location";
    String long_name "Longitude";
    String standard_name "longitude";
    String units "degrees_east";
  elev {
    Float32 _FillValue NaN;
    Float64 colorBarMaximum 0.0;
    Float64 colorBarMinimum -5749.0;
    String ioos_category "Bathymetry";
    String long_name "elevation";
    String positive "up";
    String standard_name "height";
    String units "meters";
    String acknowledgement "The Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System (PacIOOS) is funded through the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) as a Regional Association within the U.S. Integrated Ocean Observing System (IOOS). PacIOOS is coordinated by the University of Hawaii School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST).";
    String cdm_data_type "Grid";
    String comment "These data are provided by the Hawaii Undersea Research Laboratory (HURL) of the School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST) and the University of Hawaii at Manoa and are distributed via THREDDS Data Server (TDS) and ERDDAP by PacIOOS.";
    String contributor_email "";
    String contributor_institution "Hawaii Undersea Research Laboratory (HURL)";
    String contributor_name "Hawaii Undersea Research Laboratory (HURL)";
    String contributor_role "resourceProvider";
    String contributor_type "institution";
    String contributor_url "";
    String Conventions "CF-1.6, ACDD-1.3";
    String creator_email "";
    String creator_institution "University of Hawaii at Manoa";
    String creator_name "John R. Smith";
    String creator_type "person";
    String date_created "2015-06-24";
    String date_issued "2015-07-28";
    String date_metadata_modified "2021-02-02";
    String date_modified "2015-06-24";
    Float64 Easternmost_Easting -159.91709284399798;
    String geospatial_bounds "POLYGON ((20.4168 -180.0000, 29.4999 -180.0000, 29.4999 -159.9171, 20.4168 -159.9171, 20.4168 -180.0000))";
    String geospatial_bounds_crs "EPSG:4326";
    Float64 geospatial_lat_max 29.499866656045516;
    Float64 geospatial_lat_min 20.416764449328788;
    Float64 geospatial_lat_resolution 5.866879089727895e-4;
    String geospatial_lat_units "degrees_north";
    Float64 geospatial_lon_max -159.91709284399798;
    Float64 geospatial_lon_min -180.0000066560455;
    Float64 geospatial_lon_resolution 5.866879089727889e-4;
    String geospatial_lon_units "degrees_east";
    String history 
"Version 4 of the synthesis released (06/24/2015).
    String id "hurl_bathy_60m_nwhi";
    String infoUrl "";
    String institution "Hawaii Undersea Research Laboratory (HURL)";
    String instrument "In Situ/Laboratory Instruments > Profilers/Sounders > Acoustic Sounders > Sonar";
    String instrument_vocabulary "GCMD Instrument Keywords";
    String ISO_Topic_Categories "elevation, oceans";
    String keywords "Earth Science > Oceans > Bathymetry/Seafloor Topography > Bathymetry";
    String keywords_vocabulary "GCMD Science Keywords";
    String license "The data may be used and redistributed for free but is not intended for legal use, since it may contain inaccuracies. Neither the data Contributor, University of Hawaii, PacIOOS, NOAA, State of Hawaii nor the United States Government, nor any of their employees or contractors, makes any warranty, express or implied, including warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, or assumes any legal liability for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness, of this information.";
    String locations "Continent > North America > United States Of America > Hawaii, Ocean > Pacific Ocean > Central Pacific Ocean > Hawaiian Islands > Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, Ocean > Pacific Ocean > Central Pacific Ocean > Hawaiian Islands > Papahanaumokuakea";
    String locations_vocabulary "GCMD Location Keywords";
    String metadata_link "";
    String naming_authority "org.pacioos";
    Float64 Northernmost_Northing 29.499866656045516;
    String platform "In Situ Ocean-based Platforms > Ships, Models/Analyses > > DEM > Digital Elevation Model";
    String platform_vocabulary "GCMD Platform Keywords";
    String product_version "4";
    String program "Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System (PacIOOS)";
    String project "Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System (PacIOOS)";
    String publisher_email "";
    String publisher_institution "Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System (PacIOOS)";
    String publisher_name "Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System (PacIOOS)";
    String publisher_type "institution";
    String publisher_url "";
    String references "";
    String source "multibeam sonar";
    String sourceUrl "";
    Float64 Southernmost_Northing 20.416764449328788;
    String standard_name_vocabulary "CF Standard Name Table v39";
    String summary "A 60-m resolution gridded synthesis of all available bathymetry (ocean depth) data for the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (NWHI), including ship-borne multibeam sonar surveys merged with lower resolution (1-km) global bathymetry from SRTM30+. Because of its remote location, dedicated multibeam mapping of the NWHI region began only in the year 2000. In an effort to consolidate the more recent systematic surveys with older transit data swaths for this region, a synthesis of all existing multibeam data was undertaken beginning in 2009, with a fourth revision completed in mid 2015. Data provided by the Hawaii Undersea Research Laboratory (HURL) in the School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST) at the University of Hawaii at Manoa.";
    String time_coverage_duration "P0D";
    String time_coverage_resolution "P0D";
    String title "Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Multibeam Bathymetry Synthesis: 60-m Bathymetry";
    Float64 Westernmost_Easting -180.0000066560455;


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