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NetCDF is a machine-independent data format offered by numerous institutions, particularly within the earth and ocean science communities.

NEPTUNE Canada has adopted the CF convention for describing metadata in NetCDF files.

External Resources

  • BODC provides details about how NetCDF files can be used by MATLab, IDL, Fortran, and C.