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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RV Plymouth Quest (74PQ) cruise PQ120612


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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name RV Plymouth Quest (74PQ) cruise PQ120612
Short name PQ120612
Objectives and Narrative Sampling and measurements at E1 time series station.
Ship RV Plymouth Quest
Departure Port Plymouth, United Kingdom
Departure Date 2012-06-12
Arrival Port Plymouth, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 2012-06-12
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
Dissolved oxygen parameters in 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  
1114971 CTD/STD cast 2012-06-12 09:14Z to 2012-06-12 09:29Z 50° 2' N, 4° 21' W Click for more

Project Database

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


Track Charts

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