Parameter: EVENT_LON

Master parameters information
Short Name:
 lon
Short Description:
 longitude
Official Name:
 longitude
No Data Value:
 nd
Description:
 

longitude, in decimal degrees, East is positive, negative denotes West; Reported in some datsets as degrees, minutes

Dataset-parameters information
Supplied Name: 
EVENT_LON
Supplied Units: 
decimal degrees
Conversion Necessary: 
no
Conversion Utility: 
No Data Value: 
nd
Description: 
Longitude at the start of the event; east is positive; added from BCO-DMO GEOTRACES master file.