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ready World Meteorological Organization Core Metadata Profile

Abbreviation: WMO Core Profile

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The WMO Core Profile of the ISO 19115: Geographic Information - Metadata standard is used by the WMO Information System (WIS) to create a catalogue of all information that is made available through the WIS. The current version, 1.3, was approved by Executive Council in May 2013. This profile provides a general definition for directory searches and exchange that should be applicable to a wide variety of WMO data sets.


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Created in 2002

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Record added: Oct. 11, 2018, 9:56 p.m.
Record updated: Feb. 26, 2020, 1:42 p.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.

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In-service Aircraft for a Global Observing System Data Portal
The IAGOS Data Portal provides observational data and added-value products produced by the European Research Infrastructure IAGOS. Datasets can be discovered and downloaded through the portal. Data and metadata follow the standards for Atmospheric community.

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