Observation

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Term observation
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Mandatory for


Contexts

SESAR

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property

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Abbreviation

Definition

1. [general] act of observing a property.

2. [meteorological] The evaluation of one or more meteorological elements.

Definition Source

1. OGC/ISO (2010) Geographic Information: Observations and Measurements, OGC Abstract Specification Topic 20, Reference number of this OpenGIS® Project Document: OGC 10-004r3 and ISO 19156, version 2.0, Editor: Simon Cox

2. ICAO (2010), Annex 3, Meteorological Service for International Air Navigation

Note

The goal of an observation may be to measure or otherwise determine the value of a property. (source 1)

Lexicon Release

Lexicon Release 2015.2