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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RRS Charles Darwin (74AB) cruise CD118


This report collates information from the BODC cruise inventory and oceanographic databases. It presents

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name RRS Charles Darwin (74AB) cruise CD118
Short name CD118
Objectives and Narrative Bathymetry; Seismic Profile; Acoustic Scattering. Over 60000 km2 of multibeam bathymetry data were collected.
Ship RRS Charles Darwin
Departure Port
Departure Date 1999-04-23
Arrival Port
Arrival Date 1999-05-24
Principal Scientist(s) Lindsay M Parson (Southampton Oceanography Centre)
Responsible Organisation Spanish Oceanography Institute, Madrid
Associated Project(s)
IHB Sea Areas Visited North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Marsden Squares Visited 182/183/219
Work Area Description Anton Dohrn Seamount, Iceland Basin, Hatton Bank, Lousy Bank
Work Area Bounding Polygon 50N,30W; 70N,30W; 70N,10W; 50N,10W; 50N,30W
Southern Limit 50N
Northern Limit 70N
Western Limit 30W
Eastern Limit 10W

Cruise Inventory Datasets

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Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

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Summary of BODC Data Holdings for the Cruise

National Oceanographic Database


# Series Instrument Description Parameters
1 Multi-beam echosounder Bathymetry and Elevation
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Reference numbers

Note: Parameter terms are taken from the BODC Parameter Discovery Vocabulary XML (SKOS)

Full List

BODC Reference Instrument Description Date/Time Location  
1030238 Multi-beam echosounder 1999-05-08 12:00Z Click for more

Project Database

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