Dataset Information

History: Original file generated: Sun May 10 13:02:00 2015 GMT
Filename: MERRA2_100.instU_3d_ana_Np.198102.nc4
Comment: GMAO filename: d5124_m2_jan79.inst6_3d_ana_Np.diurnal.198102.nc4
Conventions: CF-1
Institution: NASA Global Modeling and Assimilation Office
References: http://gmao.gsfc.nasa.gov
Format: NetCDF-4/HDF-5
SpatialCoverage: global
VersionID: 5.12.4
TemporalRange: 1980-01-01 -> 2016-12-31
identifier_product_doi_authority: http://dx.doi.org/
ShortName: M2IUNPANA
RangeBeginningDate: 1981-02-01
RangeEndingDate: 1981-02-28
GranuleID: MERRA2_100.instU_3d_ana_Np.198102.nc4
ProductionDateTime: Original file generated: Sun May 10 13:02:00 2015 GMT
LongName: MERRA2 inst6_3d_ana_Np: 3d,6-Hourly,Instantaneous,Pressure-Level,Analysis,Analyzed Meteorological Fields Diurnal Mean
Title: MERRA2 inst6_3d_ana_Np: 3d,6-Hourly,Instantaneous,Pressure-Level,Analysis,Analyzed Meteorological Fields Diurnal Mean
SouthernmostLatitude: -90.0
NorthernmostLatitude: 90.0
WesternmostLongitude: -180.0
EasternmostLongitude: 179.375
LatitudeResolution: 0.5
LongitudeResolution: 0.625
DataResolution: 0.5 x 0.625 (42 pressure levels)
Source: CVS tag: GEOSadas-5_12_4
Contact: http://gmao.gsfc.nasa.gov
identifier_product_doi: 10.5067/TRD91YO9S6E7
RangeBeginningTime: 00:00:00.000000
RangeEndingTime: 21:00:00.000000
Unlimited_Dimension: time


Variables in this Dataset

PS: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..3][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..575]
long_name: Surface pressure
units: Pa
_FillValue: 9.999999870e+14
missing_value: 9.999999870e+14
fmissing_value: 9.999999870e+14
vmax: 9.999999870e+14
vmin: -9.999999870e+14
valid_range: -9.999999870e+14, 9.999999870e+14
origname: PS
fullnamepath: /PS
V: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..3][lev = 0..41][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..575]
long_name: Northward wind component
units: m/s
_FillValue: 9.999999870e+14
missing_value: 9.999999870e+14
fmissing_value: 9.999999870e+14
vmax: 9.999999870e+14
vmin: -9.999999870e+14
valid_range: -9.999999870e+14, 9.999999870e+14
origname: V
fullnamepath: /V
T: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..3][lev = 0..41][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..575]
long_name: Air temperature
units: K
_FillValue: 9.999999870e+14
missing_value: 9.999999870e+14
fmissing_value: 9.999999870e+14
vmax: 9.999999870e+14
vmin: -9.999999870e+14
valid_range: -9.999999870e+14, 9.999999870e+14
origname: T
fullnamepath: /T
SLP: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..3][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..575]
long_name: Sea-level pressure
units: Pa
_FillValue: 9.999999870e+14
missing_value: 9.999999870e+14
fmissing_value: 9.999999870e+14
vmax: 9.999999870e+14
vmin: -9.999999870e+14
valid_range: -9.999999870e+14, 9.999999870e+14
origname: SLP
fullnamepath: /SLP
U: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..3][lev = 0..41][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..575]
long_name: Eastward wind component
units: m/s
_FillValue: 9.999999870e+14
missing_value: 9.999999870e+14
fmissing_value: 9.999999870e+14
vmax: 9.999999870e+14
vmin: -9.999999870e+14
valid_range: -9.999999870e+14, 9.999999870e+14
origname: U
fullnamepath: /U
QV: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..3][lev = 0..41][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..575]
long_name: Specific humidity
units: kg/kg
_FillValue: 9.999999870e+14
missing_value: 9.999999870e+14
fmissing_value: 9.999999870e+14
vmax: 9.999999870e+14
vmin: -9.999999870e+14
valid_range: -9.999999870e+14, 9.999999870e+14
origname: QV
fullnamepath: /QV
H: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..3][lev = 0..41][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..575]
long_name: Geopotential height
units: m
_FillValue: 9.999999870e+14
missing_value: 9.999999870e+14
fmissing_value: 9.999999870e+14
vmax: 9.999999870e+14
vmin: -9.999999870e+14
valid_range: -9.999999870e+14, 9.999999870e+14
origname: H
fullnamepath: /H
O3: Array of 32 bit Reals [time = 0..3][lev = 0..41][lat = 0..360][lon = 0..575]
long_name: Ozone mixing ratio
units: kg/kg
_FillValue: 9.999999870e+14
missing_value: 9.999999870e+14
fmissing_value: 9.999999870e+14
vmax: 9.999999870e+14
vmin: -9.999999870e+14
valid_range: -9.999999870e+14, 9.999999870e+14
origname: O3
fullnamepath: /O3
lat: Array of 64 bit Reals [lat = 0..360]
long_name: latitude
units: degrees_north
vmax: 9.999999870e+14
vmin: -9.999999870e+14
valid_range: -9.999999870e+14, 9.999999870e+14
origname: lat
fullnamepath: /lat
lev: Array of 64 bit Reals [lev = 0..41]
long_name: vertical level
units: hPa
positive: down
vmax: 9.999999870e+14
vmin: -9.999999870e+14
valid_range: -9.999999870e+14, 9.999999870e+14
origname: lev
fullnamepath: /lev
lon: Array of 64 bit Reals [lon = 0..575]
long_name: longitude
units: degrees_east
vmax: 9.999999870e+14
vmin: -9.999999870e+14
valid_range: -9.999999870e+14, 9.999999870e+14
origname: lon
fullnamepath: /lon
time: Array of 32 bit Integers [time = 0..3]
long_name: time
units: minutes since 1981-02-01 00:00:00
time_increment: 60000
begin_date: 19810201
begin_time: 0
vmax: 9.999999870e+14
vmin: -9.999999870e+14
valid_range: -9.999999870e+14, 9.999999870e+14
origname: time
fullnamepath: /time