BackForward Variable: Ocean subsurface tracers

Full name Ocean subsurface tracers
Definition Concentration of trace molecules such as tritium and CFCs
Measuring Units Mol. Kg^-1 Uncertainty Units %
Horizontal Res Units Vertical Res Units
Stability Units % (Stability /decade)


Last modified: 2019-10-15
Applied in OSCAR/Space Gap Analysis: No
  • Domain: Ocean
    • Sub-domain: Ocean
      • Variable: Ocean subsurface tracers
        • Measured in Layers:
          • Bulk
  • Cross-cutting themes:

Requirements defined for Ocean subsurface tracers  (1)

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Note: In reading the values, goal is marked blue, breakthrough green and threshold orange

Id Variable Layer App Area Uncertainty Stability / decade Hor Res Ver Res Obs Cyc Timeliness Coverage Conf Level Val Date Source
852 Ocean subsurface tracers Bulk Climate Monitoring (GCOS) 0.005 %
0.5 %
1 y
10 y
Global reasonable 2019-10-15 GCOS-200: The Global Observing System for Climate: Implementation Needs (Published 2016)