Extract dataset information for a given dtype name or number

Description

getInfo displays the dataset information for a given dtype or dtypename

Usage

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getInfo(dtype)

Arguments

dtype

- character string or integer (1-138) for given dataset

Value

prints out dataset information

Details

getInfo gives the dataset information for the given dataset. This includes: dtypename,datasetname,longname,varname. It will return the following information about any dataset that matches the string:

  • dtypename

  • datasetname

  • longname

  • varname

  • hasAlt

  • latSouth

  • lon360

  • minLongitude

  • maxLongitude

  • longitudeSpacing

  • minLatitude

  • maxLatitude

  • latitudeSpacing

  • minAltitude

  • maxAltitude

  • minTime

  • maxTime

  • timeSpacing

  • infoUrl

Examples

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getInfo('atsstamday')
getInfo(7)