European Directory of Marine Environmental Data (EDMED)

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General
Data set name

Land elevations and ocean depths on 1 deg x 1 deg grid from Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Data holding centreHadley Centre for Climate Prediction and Research
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time periodNot specified
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Global

Observations 
Parameters

Terrestrial mapping; Coastal geomorphology

Instruments

Sea level recorders

Description 
Summary

The data set comprises land elevations and ocean depths on a 1 x 1 grid stored in PP format. The original data does not appear to be available. The data set was used for ocean model dump creation.

OriginatorsHadley Centre for Climate Prediction and Research
References

Gates, W.L. and Nelson, A.B. (1973) A new tabulation of the Scripps topography on a 1 degree global grid. Part II. Ocean depths. Santa Monica, California, Rand Corp.,

Data web sitehttp://www.meto.gov.uk/sec5/CR_div/cr_info.html
Availability 
OrganisationHadley Centre for Climate Prediction and Research
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactDr. David A. Bennetts
Address

Hadley Centre for Climate Prediction and Research
Met Office FitzRoy Road
Exeter
Devon
EX1 3PB
United Kingdom

Emaildabennetts@.metoffice.gov.uk
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1026021
Global identifier364
Last revised2010-01-10