Item Type : Simple Attribute
Domain : IHO Hydro
AlphaCode : Unspecified
Simple AttributeName: Speed maximum
Alias : Unspecified
CamelCase : speedMaximum
Data Type : real
Definition : Rate of motion. The terms speed and velocity are often used interchangeably, but speed is a scalar, having magnitude only, while velocity is a vector quantity, having both magnitude and direction.Speed maximum is the maximum rate of travel that can occur.
Reference :
Definition Source : IHO Hydrographic Dictionary, English
Similarity to Source : Context Added
Int1 :
S4 :
Remarks : Unspecified
Management Details
Proposal Type : Addition
Submitting Organization : IHB
Proposed Change : Add new Simple Attribute type.
Justification : Required for S-101 Baseline Version 0.0.2 (refer to S-101 DCEG, Baseline Version 0.0.2, clause 27.157). More appropriate modelling of "speed" as a scalar to replace "velocity" (vector).
Proposed : 2016-11-29
Accepted : 2016-12-01
Amended :
Successor : speedMaximum
Predecessor : -