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Water temperature, conductivity, current velocity, and others taken by moored CTD, ADCP, and acoustic current meters from moorings in the Indian Ocean from 2016-04-10 to 2018-06-10 (NCEI Accession 0210643)

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This data package is comprised of discrete in-situ measurements of water temperature, conductivity, pressure and calculated salinity taken by CTD and current velocity taken by ADCP and acoustic current meters from the Agulhas System Climate Array (ASCA) sub-surface mooring array, from 2016-04-10 to 2018-06-10. Each file in the set represents a single instrument's complete time series record, along with the nominal instrument depth and mooring latitude/longitude. The data have been calibrated and edited to remove outliers. Data are in NetCDF.
  • Cite as: Beal, Lisa; Elipot, Shane; McMonigal, Kay; Houk, Adam (2020). Water temperature, conductivity, current velocity, and others taken by moored CTD, ADCP, and acoustic current meters from moorings in the Indian Ocean from 2016-04-10 to 2018-06-10 (NCEI Accession 0210643). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/archive/accession/0210643. Accessed [date].
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Time Period 2016-04-10 to 2018-06-10
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
West: 27.5971
East: 28.3473
South: -34.8204
North: -33.561
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General Documentation
Associated Resources
  • Water conductivity, temperature, and salinity collected by CTD from the research vessel Algoa in the Indian Ocean from 2016-04-09 to 2016-04-15 (NCEI Accession 0209233)
  • Water conductivity, temperature, and salinity collected by CTD from the research vessel S. A. Agulhas in the Indian Ocean from 2018-06-03 to 2018-06-12 (NCEI Accession 0209235)
  • Hydrostatic pressure, acoustic travel time, and current velocity recorded by current- and pressure-recording inverted echo sounders, CPIES, in the Indian Ocean from 2016-04-09 to 2018-06-08 (NCEI Accession 0209237)
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2020-06-04
Data Presentation Form Digital table - digital representation of facts or figures systematically displayed, especially in columns
Dataset Progress Status Complete - production of the data has been completed
Historical archive - data has been stored in an offline storage facility
Data Update Frequency As needed
Supplemental Information
Submission Package ID: UL46XM
Submission Package ID: CK4B45
Purpose These data were collected in support of the Agulhas System Climate Array
Use Limitations
  • accessLevel: Public
  • Distribution liability: NOAA and NCEI make no warranty, expressed or implied, regarding these data, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty. NOAA and NCEI cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in these data. If appropriate, NCEI can only certify that the data it distributes are an authentic copy of the records that were accepted for inclusion in the NCEI archives.
Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: Beal, Lisa; Elipot, Shane; McMonigal, Kay; Houk, Adam (2020). Water temperature, conductivity, current velocity, and others taken by moored CTD, ADCP, and acoustic current meters from moorings in the Indian Ocean from 2016-04-10 to 2018-06-10 (NCEI Accession 0210643). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/archive/accession/0210643. Accessed [date].
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  • Related Funding Agency: National Science Foundation
Theme keywords NODC DATA TYPES THESAURUS NODC OBSERVATION TYPES THESAURUS WMO_CategoryCode
  • oceanography
Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords
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Platform keywords NODC PLATFORM NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Platform Keywords ICES/SeaDataNet Ship Codes
Instrument keywords NODC INSTRUMENT TYPES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Instrument Keywords
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  • Cite as: Beal, Lisa; Elipot, Shane; McMonigal, Kay; Houk, Adam (2020). Water temperature, conductivity, current velocity, and others taken by moored CTD, ADCP, and acoustic current meters from moorings in the Indian Ocean from 2016-04-10 to 2018-06-10 (NCEI Accession 0210643). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/archive/accession/0210643. Accessed [date].
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  • Use liability: NOAA and NCEI cannot provide any warranty as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of furnished data. Users assume responsibility to determine the usability of these data. The user is responsible for the results of any application of this data for other than its intended purpose.
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  • 2020-06-04T22:09:10Z - NCEI Accession 0210643 v1.1 was published.
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Processing Steps
  • Parameter or Variable: WATER TEMPERATURE (measured); Units: degrees Celsius; Observation Category: in situ; Sampling Instrument: CTD - moored CTD.
  • Parameter or Variable: CONDUCTIVITY (measured); Units: Siemens per meter; Observation Category: in situ; Sampling Instrument: CTD - moored CTD.
  • Parameter or Variable: HYDROSTATIC PRESSURE (measured); Units: dbar; Observation Category: in situ; Sampling Instrument: CTD - moored CTD.
  • Parameter or Variable: SALINITY (calculated); Units: psu; Observation Category: in situ; Sampling Instrument: CTD - moored CTD.
Acquisition Information (collection)
Instrument
  • ADCP
  • CTD - moored CTD
  • current meter
Platform
  • FRS Algoa
  • moorings
  • S. A. AGULHAS
Last Modified: 2022-07-18T12:46:04Z
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