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Register: Observed variable - measurand (ocean)

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Observed variable - measurand (ocean)

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description Observed variable - measurand (ocean)
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label Observed variable - measurand (ocean)
member Mean dynamic topography (MDT) | Wind stress | Density | pCO2 air-sea flux | NO3- (nitrate) | Sea-ice surface characteristics | Directional waves | Chlorophyll concentration | Ocean Current - Speed | Transmissivity | Dissolved inorganic carbon (DIC) | Dominant wave period | pCO2 | Oil spill cover | O2-Ar ratio | Sea-ice cover | Sea surface height anomaly (SSHA) | Dissolved organic nitrogen | Water-leaving spectral radiance | Dominant wave direction | Sea-ice type | inapplicable | Sea surface heat flux | Sea surface height (SSH, OST) | PO4= (phosphate) | Wave directional energy frequency spectrum | Conductivity | NO2- (nitrite) | Wave period | Diffuse attenuation coefficient (DAC), turbidity | Ocean Current - Direction | Sea surface Mass Flux | Sea surface temperature | Oxygen, dissolved | Sea-ice motion | pH | Ocean suspended sediments concentration | Sea surface salinity | N2, Ar, O2 | Total organic phosphorus | Dissolved organic carbon | Ocean surface currents (vector) | Sea-ice thickness | unknown | Bathymetry | Mean sea surface (MSS) | Zooplankton (size and-or development stage) | Ocean salinity | Pressure | Sea-ice surface temperature | Wave 1D energy frequency spectrum | Wave height | Significant wave height | C2H6S (dimethylsulfide, DMS) | Fluorescence (DOM) | SiO3= (metasilicate) | Primary production | Ocean temperature | Ocean subsurface dissolved oxygen concentration | Sea-ice elevation | Total alkalinity (AT) | Tides | pO2 | Ocean dynamic topography (ODT) | Coastal sea level (tide)
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Name Notation Description Types Status
Bathymetry 13 Concept stable
Pressure 18 Pressure(depth) measured by CTD. Concept stable
Ocean Current - Direction 62 Concept stable
Ocean Current - Speed 63 Ocean motion measured at various depth levels. Concept stable
Ocean dynamic topography (ODT) 64 Deviation of sea level from the geoid caused by ocean current... Concept stable
Ocean surface currents (vector) 65 Water flow on ocean surface. Concept stable
Dissolved inorganic carbon (DIC) 67 The cumulated concentration of inorganic carbon species (diss... Concept stable
Dissolved organic carbon 68 Concept stable
Dissolved organic nitrogen 69 Concept stable
Diffuse attenuation coefficient (DAC), turbidity 70 Indicator of water turbidity and vertical processes in the oc... Concept stable
Chlorophyll concentration 71 Indicator of living phytoplankton biomass, extracted from oce... Concept stable
Ocean suspended sediments concentration 72 Variable extracted from ocean colour observation. Indicative ... Concept stable
Oil spill cover 73 Fraction of an ocean area polluted by hydrocarbons released f... Concept stable
Primary production 74 Concept stable
Sea surface Mass Flux 75 Sea Surface Mass Flux. Concept stable
Sea surface heat flux 76 Sea Surface Heat Flux. Concept stable
Sea surface height anomaly (SSHA) 77 Sea surface height anomaly. Concept stable
Total alkalinity (AT) 78 The amount of acid necessary to titrate all weak bases in sea... Concept stable
pH 79 The hydrogen ion concentration in seawater, which is a measur... Concept stable
SiO3= (metasilicate) 82 Concept stable
N2, Ar, O2 84 Concept stable
O2-Ar ratio 85 Concept stable
Ocean subsurface dissolved oxygen concentration 86 Concentration of dissolved oxygen. Concept stable
Oxygen, dissolved 87 Concept stable
Water-leaving spectral radiance 89 Upward spectral radiance from the ocean surface, i.e. amount ... Concept stable
C2H6S (dimethylsulfide, DMS) 90 Concept stable
Ocean salinity 91 3D field of salinity of the ocean, requested in upper and dee... Concept stable
Sea surface salinity 92 Salinity of sea water in the surface layer (upper ~ 1 m if ob... Concept stable
Ocean temperature 94 3D field of temperature of the ocean Requested in upper and d... Concept stable
Sea surface temperature 95 Temperature of the sea water at surface. The bulk' temperatur... Concept stable
Coastal sea level (tide) 96 Deviation of sea level from local references in coastal zones... Concept stable
Dominant wave direction 98 One feature of the ocean wave spectrum. It is the direction o... Concept stable
Dominant wave period 99 The period of the most energetic wave in the ocean wave spect... Concept stable
Significant wave height 100 Average amplitude of the highest 30 out of 100 waves. Concept stable
Wave 1D energy frequency spectrum 101 1D variable colloquially referred to as wave spectrum. Descri... Concept stable
Wave directional energy frequency spectrum 102 2D variable colloquially referred to as wave spectrum. Descri... Concept stable
Wind stress 103 The shear force per unit area exerted by wind blowing over th... Concept stable
NO2- (nitrite) 311 Nitrite concentration in sea water. Concept stable
NO3- (nitrate) 312 Nitrate concentration in sea water. Concept stable
PO4= (phosphate) 399 Phosphate concentration in sea water. Concept stable
Total organic phosphorus 400 Concept stable
Sea-ice cover 401 Fraction of an ocean area where ice is present. Concept stable
Sea-ice elevation 402 Elevation of the surface of the sea-ice sheet above sea level... Concept stable
Sea-ice motion 403 Sea-ice motion. Concept stable
Sea-ice surface characteristics 404 Sea-ice surface characteristics (albedo, meltpond, dust, snow... Concept stable
Sea-ice surface temperature 405 Temperature of the surface of sea-ice. Concept stable
Sea-ice thickness 406 Thickness of the ice sheet. It is related to sea-ice elevatio... Concept stable
Sea-ice type 407 Variable convolving several factors (age, roughness, density,... Concept stable
Transmissivity 408 Concept stable
pO2 549 Concept stable
Conductivity 731 Conductivity measured by CTD or MicroCAT Concept stable
Density 732 Density measured by CTD Concept stable
Zooplankton (size and-or development stage) 733 Aggregate of animal or animal-like organisms in plankton, as ... Concept stable
pCO2 735 Partial pressure of CO2. Concept stable
pCO2 air-sea flux 736 Flux of CO2 from the ocean into the atmosphere Concept stable
Fluorescence (DOM) 739 Flurometric coloured dissolved Organic matter concentration. Concept stable
Mean dynamic topography (MDT) 740 Concept stable
Mean sea surface (MSS) 741 Concept stable
Sea surface height (SSH, OST) 742 Concept stable
Wave height 743 Average of height (trough to crest) of the waves sampled over... Concept stable
Wave period 744 The time required for two successive wave crests to pass a fi... Concept stable
Directional waves 745 Waves measured in X,Y,Z directions. Concept stable
Tides 10080 Concept stable
inapplicable inapplicable None of the codes in the table are applicable in the context ... Concept stable
unknown unknown The variable is unknown. Concept stable