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Aurora Australis Southern Ocean oceanographic (CTD) data, cruise 1992/93 V7 (KROCK)
Entry ID: KROCK_Ocean


Summary
Abstract: This dataset contains CTD (conductivity, temperature, depth) data obtained from the Krill and Rock (KROCK) 92/93 cruise of the Aurora Australis, during Jan - Mar 1993. 62 CTD casts were taken in the Prydz Bay region, as a supplement to the krill and geology research program. Casts were made about 200 m except for one off the shelf. This dataset is a subset of the whole cruise data.

The fields in this dataset are:
Pressure
Temperature
Sigma-T
Salinity
Geopotential Anomaly
Specific volume Anomaly
samples
deviation
conduction
Related URL
Description: Download a copy of the CTD data

Description: Citation reference for this metadata record and dataset
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -65.0   S: -68.5   E: 80.0   W: 60.0
Min Depth: 0 METRES Max Depth: 3556 METRES

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Hosie, G. and Watts, D.J.
Dataset Title: Aurora Australis Southern Ocean oceanographic (CTD) data, cruise 1992/93 V7 (KROCK)
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2018-10-30
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Version: 1
Online Resource: https://data.aad.gov.au/metadata/records/KROCK_Ocean
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1993-01-24
Stop Date: 1993-02-26
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 500 Metre(s)
Longitude Resolution: 500 Metre(s)
Platform
start here with 1 in span in link Ancillary Description
Quality Cast data has not been calibrated to the level required for oceanographic studies. It is only suitable for linking with related biological studies.

Data are accurate horizontally in the 250-500 metre range, vertically in the 1-10 metre range, and temporally in the 1 minute to 1 hour range.
Access Constraints These data are accessible via the provided URL.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=KROCK_Ocean when using these data.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://data.aad.gov.au

Data Center Personnel
Name: DATA OFFICER AADC
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution
Distribution Media: HTTP
Fees: Free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-11-12
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-03-20




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