• Glacier Bay oceanography raw data hex files (OC_B)

    Metadata Updated: March 17, 2021

    "HEX" files are the raw output of the Sea-Bird oceanographic CTD profilers. They contain frequencies and voltages output by sensors in a proprietary format set by Sea-Bird Electronics, Inc. These files are not readable by common applications. To work with these data, one typically first processes them using specialized software from Sea-Bird Electronics that converts the raw counts into engineering units, such as degrees C. This processing requires the availability of "CON" calibration files that fully define the sensors on the particular CTD unit, and results in the OC_C deliverable available elsewhere on this site.

    Each file is headed with metadata text. Following this are strings representing hexadecimal values of raw instrument readings; each line containing all sensors in the instrument array. Under the latest protocol OC-2014.1 there are approximately two lines recorded per second.

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    Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: No license information was provided.

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    https://irma.nps.gov/DataStore/Reference/Profile/2257925

    Dates

    Metadata Created Date March 17, 2021
    Metadata Updated Date March 17, 2021

    Metadata Source

    Harvested from NPS-Harvest - NRSS Data Store

    Additional Metadata

    Resource Type Dataset
    Metadata Created Date March 17, 2021
    Metadata Updated Date March 17, 2021
    Publisher National Park Service
    Unique Identifier Unknown
    Maintainer
    Identifier NPS_DataStore_2257925
    Data First Published 2020-12-10
    Data Last Modified 2020-12-10
    Category Generic Dataset
    Public Access Level public
    Bureau Code 010:24
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    Harvest Source Id a73e9b95-126c-4791-a8f2-46fc064cdc62
    Harvest Source Title NPS-Harvest - NRSS Data Store
    Homepage URL https://irma.nps.gov/DataStore/Reference/Profile/2257925
    Program Code 010:118, 010:119
    Related Documents https://irma.nps.gov/DataStore/Reference/Profile/2257925
    Source Datajson Identifier True
    Source Hash 6353dff8164f9f114ed067b887bd789d37d32ff6
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    Spatial -138.593582,58.1591148,-135.316727,59.48305
    Temporal 1993-01-01/2020-01-01

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