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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for NOAA Ship Ronald H. Brown cruise RB0504


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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name NOAA Ship Ronald H. Brown cruise RB0504
Short name RB0504
Objectives and Narrative Western Boundary Current cruise performing CTD section across Florida Straits, Providence channel and a line eastwards off Abaco Island. Servicing of IESs was also performed.
Ship NOAA Ship Ronald H. Brown
Departure Port Charleston, United States
Departure Date 2005-09-11
Arrival Port Miami, United States
Arrival Date 2005-09-24
Principal Scientist(s) Christopher S Meinen (NOAA Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory)
Responsible Organisation NOAA Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory
Associated Project(s) Rapid Climate Change Programme
IHB Sea Areas Visited North West Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Marsden Squares Visited 116;1/80
Work Area Description Florida Straits, Providence channel, Abaco Island.
Work Area Bounding Polygon 20N,80W; 35N,80W; 35N,70W; 20N,70W; 20N,80W
Southern Limit 20N
Northern Limit 35N
Western Limit 80W
Eastern Limit 70W

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 Inverted Echo Sounder Date and time
Reference numbers
Sea level
Sound velocity and travel time 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  
1781406 Inverted Echo Sounder 2005-09-19 12:00Z to 2006-10-06 12:00Z 26° 30' N, 76° 5' W Click for more

Project Database

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


Track Charts

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