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Title: Column Definitions
Status: Completed
Abstract:

Explains All Columns in The Data Table

Physical Location

Organization: National Centers for Environmental Information - Silver Spring, Maryland
City: Silver Spring
State/Province: MD

Entity Information

Entity Type: Data Table
Active Version?: Yes
Description:

Meta Table listing columns and their descriptions

Data Attributes

Attribute Summary

Rubric Score Primary Key? Name Type Description
100
Primary Key Original Variable Name Character Column Name
100
Data Description Character Column Commment
100
Data Type Character Data Type of The Data Column
100
Data Length Numerc Length of The Data Column
100
Number of Decimal Places Numeric Provides Number of decimal places for numeric columns
100
Required? Character Indicates if Data Column is a required column in the data

Attribute Details

Original Variable Name

CC ID: 749843
Seq. Order: 10
Data Storage Type: Character
Max Length: 30
Required: Yes
Primary Key: Yes
Status: Active
Description:

Column Name

Data Description

CC ID: 749842
Seq. Order: 20
Data Storage Type: Character
Max Length: 80
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Column Commment

Data Type

CC ID: 749849
Seq. Order: 30
Data Storage Type: Character
Max Length: 15
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Data Type of The Data Column

Allowed Values: Numeric Character Date

Data Length

CC ID: 749850
Seq. Order: 40
Data Storage Type: Numerc
Max Length: 4
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Precision: 4
Scale: 0
Status: Active
Description:

Length of The Data Column

Number of Decimal Places

CC ID: 749851
Seq. Order: 50
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Max Length: 2
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Provides Number of decimal places for numeric columns

Required?

CC ID: 749852
Seq. Order: 60
Data Storage Type: Character
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Indicates if Data Column is a required column in the data

Support Roles

Data Steward

CC ID: 749853
Date Effective From: 1988
Date Effective To:
Contact (Person): Mcneill, Joanne B
Address: 101 Pivers Island Rd
Beaufort, NC 28516
Email Address: joanne.b.mcneill@noaa.gov
Phone: 252-728-8763
Fax: 252-728-8784
Contact Instructions:

Contact by email preferred.

Distributor

CC ID: 749854
Date Effective From: 2017
Date Effective To:
Contact (Organization): National Centers for Environmental Information - Silver Spring, Maryland (NCEI-MD)
Address: NOAA/NESDIS E/OC SSMC3, 4th Floor, 1351 East-West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910-3282
Phone: (301) 713-3277
Contact Instructions:

Contact by email preferred.

Metadata Contact

CC ID: 749855
Date Effective From: 1988
Date Effective To:
Contact (Person): Mcneill, Joanne B
Address: 101 Pivers Island Rd
Beaufort, NC 28516
Email Address: joanne.b.mcneill@noaa.gov
Phone: 252-728-8763
Fax: 252-728-8784
Contact Instructions:

Contact by email preferred.

Point of Contact

CC ID: 749856
Date Effective From: 1988
Date Effective To:
Contact (Person): Mcneill, Joanne B
Address: 101 Pivers Island Rd
Beaufort, NC 28516
Email Address: joanne.b.mcneill@noaa.gov
Phone: 252-728-8763
Fax: 252-728-8784
Contact Instructions:

Contact by email preferred.

Distribution Information

Distribution 1

CC ID: 749848
Start Date: 2017
End Date: Present
Download URL: https://www.nodc.noaa.gov/archive/arc0106/0161174/1.1/data/0-data/30417/CSV/Metadata_Table.csv
Distributor: National Centers for Environmental Information - Silver Spring, Maryland (NCEI-MD) (2017 - Present)
File Name: Metadata_Table.csv
Description:

Metadata Table

File Type: csv (comma-separated values)
Compression: no compression applied
Review Status: Not Chked

Catalog Details

Catalog Item ID: 52333
GUID: gov.noaa.nmfs.inport:52333
Metadata Record Created By: Lee M Weinberger
Metadata Record Created: 2018-04-05 09:27+0000
Metadata Record Last Modified By: Lee M Weinberger
Metadata Record Last Modified: 2021-04-29 15:14+0000
Metadata Record Published: 2021-04-29
Owner Org: SEFSC
Metadata Publication Status: Published Externally
Do Not Publish?: N
Metadata Next Review Date: 2022-04-30