data.wdca.ames.convert converts NASA-Ames files downloaded from the WDCA archive to CPD2 format. It uses a generalized conversion configuration specified by ames.ingest.conf.

Note that 7-zip may be necessary to decompress the files from the archive.

Command Line Usage

data.wdca.ames.convert [--station=NIL] [--instrument=X] [files...]



Set the station to output data as. In addition if there is a station specific configuration file it is used instead.


Set the instrument code to output as.


List of NASA-Ames files to convert. If absent or containing “-” standard input is read.

Example Usage

data.wdca.ames.convert *US0035R*