MI CoverageDescription

From NOAA Environmental Data Management Wiki

MI_CoverageDescription extends MD_CoverageDescription by adding section listed in row 4.

Elements

Definition and Recommended Practice

Examples
1 attributeDescription 1 General description of the attributes listed in dimension or range. Keep brief.
Instrument Details
2 contentType 1 Classification of attributes. Most common code values are 'thematicClassification' or 'physicalMeasurement'.
physicalMeasurement
3 dimension 0..* Information about attributes that have a measured value. Recommend providing attribute name, minimum value, maximum value and units.
dimension: (MI_Band)
	descriptor: Recording Range
	maxValue: 99
	units: (meters)
dimension: (MI_Band)
	descriptor: Number of Beams
	numberOfValues: 99
4 rangeElementDescription 0..* Information about attributes that have enumerative values. Provide name, definition and list of values.
rangeElementDescription: (MI_RangeElementDescription)
	name: Beam Type
	definition: Beam Type Def
		rangeElement: Split
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contentInfo: (MI_CoverageDescription)
  attributeDescription:
    RecordType:  Instrument Details
  contentType: (MD_CoverageContentTypeCode) physicalMeasurement
  dimension: (MI_Band)
      descriptor: Recording Range
      maxValue:
        Real: 99
      units:
        BaseUnit: meters1
          identifier: meter
          unitsSystem:
  dimension: (MI_Band)
      descriptor: Swath Width
      maxValue:
        Real: 99
      units: xlink: http://www.example.org#degrees
  dimension: (MI_Band)
      descriptor: Number of Beams
      numberOfValues: 99
  rangeElementDescription: (MI_RangeElementDescription)
      name: Beam Type
      definition: Beam Type Def
      rangeElement:
        Record: Split