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The Dataset's Variables and Attributes

Row Type Variable Name Attribute Name Data Type Value
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_data_type String TimeSeries
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_timeseries_variables String station_name,longitude,latitude
attribute NC_GLOBAL contributor_name String Canadian Coast Guard (CCG)
attribute NC_GLOBAL contributor_role String Notices to Mariners - NOTMAR, West Outer Middle Ground light buoy HK4, Red, #524.2, https://www.notmar.gc.ca/publications/list-livre/atl/a327-en.php
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String COARDS, CF-1.6, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_email String dan at xeostech.com
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String Xeos Technologies
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String https://xeostech.com/ (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double -63.5427
attribute NC_GLOBAL featureType String TimeSeries
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 44.5973
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double 44.5973
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double -63.5427
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double -63.5427
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String https://www.smartatlantic.ca/station_alt.html?id=halifax_hk4
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String XEOS
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String data, direction, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Waves > Significant Wave Height, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Waves > Swells, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Waves > Wave Period, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Waves > Wave Speed/Direction, height, identifier, institute, latitude, level, longitude, marine, maximumwaveheight, name, ocean, oceans, peakwaveperiod, period, sea, sea_surface_swell_wave_period, sea_surface_wave_significant_height, sea_surface_wave_to_direction, seaSurfaceHeight, significant, significantwaveheight, speed, station, station_name, surface, surface waves, swell, swells, time, timestamp, wave, wavedirection, waves, wavespread, xeos
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords_fra String seaSurfaceHeight
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords_vocabulary String GCMD Science Keywords
attribute NC_GLOBAL license String 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, ERD, NOAA, 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.
attribute NC_GLOBAL Northernmost_Northing double 44.5973
attribute NC_GLOBAL platform String moored surface buoy
attribute NC_GLOBAL platform_vocabulary String https://vocab.nerc.ac.uk/collection/L06/current/ (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL project String SmartAtlantic
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_email String SmartBay at smartbay.ca
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_name String SmartAtlantic
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_url String https://www.smartatlantic.ca/
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (local files)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double 44.5973
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v78
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String The Brizo is a GNSS-based, directional wave height sensor. Developed by Xeos Technologies, it is a breakthrough product on the market that provides significant wave height, maximum wave height, peak wave period, average wave direction, and average wave spread. It was installed on the HK4 navigational buoy in the Halifax Harbour near Meagher's Beach.

When the Port Authority raised a need for capturing wave data at this location, Xeos Technologies was happy to provide and install its own wave height sensor for the SmartAtlantic project. It is an opportunity to aid in the environmental monitoring of harbor conditions.
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary_fra String Le Brizo est un capteur de hauteur d'onde directionnel basé sur GNSS. Développé par Xeos Technologies, il s'agit d'un produit révolutionnaire sur le marché qui offre une hauteur de vague importante, une hauteur maximale des vagues, une période de pointe, une direction moyenne des vagues et une propagation moyenne des vagues. Elle a été installée sur la bouée de navigation HK4 dans le port d'Halifax, près de Meagher's Beach.  \n \nLorsque l'administration portuaire a soulevé le besoin de saisir les données sur les vagues à cet endroit, Xeos Technologies était heureuse de fournir et d'installer son propre capteur de hauteur des vagues pour le projet SmartAtlantic. Il s'agit d'une occasion de contribuer à la surveillance environnementale des conditions portuaires.
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2019-08-10T03:40:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 2019-07-19T16:20:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String XEOS HK4 Buoy Wave Sensor
attribute NC_GLOBAL title_fra String XEOS HK4 Bouoy Wave Sensor
attribute NC_GLOBAL uuid String d0476230-124e-4a03-b164-3b1be73af1aa
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double -63.5427
variable station_name   String  
attribute station_name _Encoding String UTF-8
attribute station_name cf_role String timeseries_id
attribute station_name ioos_category String Identifier
attribute station_name long_name String Station Name
variable time   double  
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 1.5635532E9, 1.5654084E9
attribute time axis String T
attribute time ioos_category String Time
attribute time long_name String Timestamp
attribute time standard_name String time
attribute time time_origin String 01-JAN-1970 00:00:00
attribute time units String seconds since 1970-01-01T00:00:00Z
variable latitude   float  
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range float 44.5973, 44.5973
attribute latitude axis String Y
attribute latitude colorBarMaximum double 90.0
attribute latitude colorBarMinimum double -90.0
attribute latitude ioos_category String Location
attribute latitude long_name String Latitude
attribute latitude standard_name String latitude
attribute latitude units String degrees_north
variable longitude   float  
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range float -63.5427, -63.5427
attribute longitude axis String X
attribute longitude colorBarMaximum double 180.0
attribute longitude colorBarMinimum double -180.0
attribute longitude ioos_category String Location
attribute longitude long_name String Longitude
attribute longitude standard_name String longitude
attribute longitude units String degrees_east
variable precise_lon   double  
attribute precise_lon actual_range double -63.5427, -63.5427
attribute precise_lon ioos_category String Location
attribute precise_lon long_name String Precise Longitude
attribute precise_lon standard_name String longitude
attribute precise_lon units String degrees_east
variable precise_lat   double  
attribute precise_lat actual_range double 44.5973, 44.5973
attribute precise_lat ioos_category String Location
attribute precise_lat long_name String Precise Latitude
attribute precise_lat standard_name String latitude
attribute precise_lat units String degrees_north
variable wave_ht_sig   float  
attribute wave_ht_sig actual_range float 0.14, 0.81
attribute wave_ht_sig colorBarMaximum double 10.0
attribute wave_ht_sig colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute wave_ht_sig ioos_category String Surface Waves
attribute wave_ht_sig long_name String Sea Surface Wave Significant Height
attribute wave_ht_sig standard_name String sea_surface_wave_significant_height
attribute wave_ht_sig units String m
variable wave_period_max   float  
attribute wave_period_max actual_range float 2.78, 12.8
attribute wave_period_max colorBarMaximum double 20.0
attribute wave_period_max colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute wave_period_max ioos_category String Surface Waves
attribute wave_period_max long_name String Sea Surface Wave Maximum Period
attribute wave_period_max standard_name String sea_surface_wave_maximum_period
attribute wave_period_max units String s
variable wave_ht_max   float  
attribute wave_ht_max actual_range float 0.24, 1.4
attribute wave_ht_max colorBarMaximum double 10.0
attribute wave_ht_max colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute wave_ht_max ioos_category String Surface Waves
attribute wave_ht_max long_name String Sea Surface Wave Significant Height
attribute wave_ht_max standard_name String sea_surface_wave_significant_height
attribute wave_ht_max units String m
variable wave_dir_avg   short  
attribute wave_dir_avg actual_range short 9, 175
attribute wave_dir_avg colorBarMaximum double 360.0
attribute wave_dir_avg colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute wave_dir_avg ioos_category String Surface Waves
attribute wave_dir_avg long_name String Sea Surface Wave To Direction
attribute wave_dir_avg standard_name String sea_surface_wave_to_direction
attribute wave_dir_avg units String degree
variable wave_spread_avg   byte  
attribute wave_spread_avg actual_range byte 33, 46
attribute wave_spread_avg ioos_category String Surface Waves
attribute wave_spread_avg long_name String Wavespread
attribute wave_spread_avg units String degree

The information in the table above is also available in other file formats (.csv, .htmlTable, .itx, .json, .jsonlCSV1, .jsonlCSV, .jsonlKVP, .mat, .nc, .nccsv, .tsv, .xhtml) via a RESTful web service.


 
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