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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RV Plymouth Quest (74PQ) cruise PQ090921


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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name RV Plymouth Quest (74PQ) cruise PQ090921
Short name PQ090921
Objectives and Narrative Sampling and measurements at L4 and E1 time series stations.
Ship RV Plymouth Quest
Departure Port Plymouth, United Kingdom
Departure Date 2009-09-21
Arrival Port Plymouth, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 2009-09-21
Principal Scientist(s) Tim Smyth (Plymouth Marine Laboratory)
Responsible Organisation Plymouth Marine Laboratory
Associated Project(s) Western Channel Observatory
IHB Sea Areas Visited English Channel
Marsden Squares Visited 181;1
Work Area Description Western English Channel
Work Area Bounding Polygon 50N,5W; 55N,5W; 55N,0E; 50N,0E; 50N,5W
Southern Limit 50N
Northern Limit 55N
Western Limit 5W
Eastern Limit 0E

Cruise Inventory Datasets

No information on datasets is currently available for this cruise

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 CTD/STD cast Density of the water column
Raw fluorometer output
Reference numbers
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Transmittance and attenuance of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
Visible waveband radiance and irradiance measurements in the water column

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

Full List

BODC Reference Instrument Description Date/Time Location  
1047674 CTD/STD cast 2009-09-21 09:56Z to 2009-09-21 10:26Z 50° 1' N, 4° 22' W Click for more

Project Database

No data currently held for this cruise in the BODC Project Database


Track Charts

No track charts currently available


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