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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RRS Challenger (74CH) cruise CH73

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name RRS Challenger (74CH) cruise CH73
Short name CH73
Objectives and Narrative Structure of tidal and residual flows
Ship RRS Challenger
Departure Port Barry, United Kingdom
Departure Date 1990-11-14
Arrival Port Troon, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 1990-12-03
Principal Scientist(s) John H Simpson (University of Wales, Bangor School of Ocean Sciences)
Responsible Organisation University of Wales, Bangor School of Ocean Sciences
Associated Project(s)
IHB Sea Areas Visited English Channel, Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
Marsden Squares Visited 181;133/181;134/181;245/181;354/181;455
Work Area Description North Channel, Clyde Sea and Liverpool Bay
Work Area Bounding Polygon 53N,6W; 56N,6W; 56N,3W; 53N,3W; 53N,6W
Southern Limit 53N
Northern Limit 56N
Western Limit 6W
Eastern Limit 3W

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
CTD stations Quantity: number of stations = 125
Description:  
Current profiler (eg ADCP) Quantity: track kilometres = 2000
Description: Shipborne ADCP - combined survey with SeaRover (see below)  
Subsurface temperature and salinity measurements Quantity: track kilometres = 2000
Description: SeaRover (T/S). Vertical profiles of T,S and velocity components every km.  
Transparency (eg transmissometer) Quantity: number of stations = 125
Description:  
Chemical oceanography  
Nitrate Quantity: number of stations = 50
Description:  
Silicate Quantity: number of stations = 50
Description:  
Biology and fisheries  
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Quantity: number of stations = 125
Description:  

Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

Latitude Longitude Data type Description
55° 39' N 5° 25' W Current meters Mooring CSM1 (4 current meters,all with T/S) depl.16 Nov 1990,rec. 01 Dec 1990
55° 31' N 4° 59' W Current meters Mooring CSM2 (4 current meters,all with T/S) depl.16 Nov 1990, rec. 2 Dec 1990
55° 13' N 5° 15' W Current meters Mooring CSM3 (4 current meters, 2 with T/S) depl.15 Nov 1990, rec. 1 Dec 1990
55° 4' N 5° 30' W Current meters Mooring CSM4 (2 current meters, 1 with T/S) depl.15 Nov 1990, not recovered yet
53° 33' N 3° 39' W Current meters Mooring LB2 (3 current meters, all with T/S) depl. 14 Nov 1990, rec. due Feb 91
53° 34' N 3° 43' W Current meters Mooring LB3 (4 current meters,all with T/S) depl. 14 Nov 1990,rec. due Feb 1991
55° 13' N 5° 15' W Other physical oceanographic measurements Mooring CSM3 - surface T/S, deployed 15 Nov 1990, recovered 1 Dec 1990
53° 33' N 3° 39' W Other physical oceanographic measurements Mooring LB2 - surface T/S, deployed 14 Nov 1990, recovery due Feb 1991
53° 34' N 3° 43' W Other physical oceanographic measurements Mooring LB3 - surface T/S, deployed 14 Nov 1990, recovery due Feb 1991
53° 33' N 3° 39' W Transparency (eg transmissometer) Mooring LB2 - surface/bottom moored transmissometers, depl.14 Nov 90,rec Feb 91
53° 34' N 3° 43' W Transparency (eg transmissometer) Mooring LB3, deployed 14 Nov 1990, recovery due Feb 1991

Summary of BODC Data Holdings for the Cruise

National Oceanographic Database

Summary

# Series Instrument Description Parameters
131 CTD/STD cast Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column
Reference numbers
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Transmittance and attenuance of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates

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

Full List

BODC Reference Instrument Description Date/Time Location  
504621 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-14 04:26Z 53° 30' N, 4° 0' W Click for more
504633 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-14 05:14Z 53° 30' N, 3° 49' W Click for more
504645 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-14 06:01Z 53° 30' N, 3° 40' W Click for more
504657 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-14 06:43Z 53° 30' N, 3° 30' W Click for more
504669 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-14 07:51Z 53° 33' N, 3° 38' W Click for more
504670 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-14 11:08Z 53° 34' N, 3° 30' W Click for more
504682 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-14 12:15Z 53° 34' N, 3° 40' W Click for more
504694 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-14 14:05Z 53° 34' N, 3° 50' W Click for more
504701 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-14 15:07Z 53° 34' N, 4° 0' W Click for more
504713 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-14 15:59Z 53° 40' N, 4° 0' W Click for more
504725 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-14 16:43Z 53° 40' N, 3° 50' W Click for more
504737 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-14 17:37Z 53° 39' N, 3° 40' W Click for more
504749 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-14 18:42Z 53° 40' N, 3° 30' W Click for more
504750 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-15 14:47Z 55° 4' N, 5° 30' W Click for more
504762 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-15 20:55Z 55° 40' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
504774 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-15 21:35Z 55° 40' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
504786 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-15 22:31Z 55° 40' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
504798 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-15 23:34Z 55° 40' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
504805 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-16 00:34Z 55° 40' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
504817 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-16 01:34Z 55° 40' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
504829 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-16 02:32Z 55° 40' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
504830 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-16 03:33Z 55° 40' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
504842 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-16 04:40Z 55° 40' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
504854 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-16 05:30Z 55° 40' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
504866 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-16 06:33Z 55° 40' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
504878 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-16 07:32Z 55° 40' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
504891 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-16 08:39Z 55° 40' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
504909 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-16 09:31Z 55° 40' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
504910 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-16 10:02Z 55° 40' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
504922 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-16 16:51Z 55° 32' N, 4° 58' W Click for more
504934 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-16 17:35Z 55° 31' N, 4° 53' W Click for more
504946 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-16 18:18Z 55° 31' N, 4° 46' W Click for more
504958 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-16 19:22Z 55° 24' N, 4° 51' W Click for more
504971 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-16 19:57Z 55° 25' N, 4° 57' W Click for more
504983 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-16 20:34Z 55° 26' N, 5° 1' W Click for more
504995 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-16 21:40Z 55° 32' N, 4° 58' W Click for more
505009 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-16 22:32Z 55° 32' N, 4° 58' W Click for more
505010 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-16 23:29Z 55° 31' N, 4° 58' W Click for more
505022 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-17 00:33Z 55° 32' N, 4° 58' W Click for more
505034 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-17 01:34Z 55° 32' N, 4° 58' W Click for more
505046 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-17 02:33Z 55° 32' N, 4° 58' W Click for more
505058 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-17 03:36Z 55° 32' N, 4° 59' W Click for more
505071 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-17 04:35Z 55° 32' N, 4° 58' W Click for more
505083 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-17 05:32Z 55° 32' N, 4° 58' W Click for more
505095 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-17 06:33Z 55° 32' N, 4° 58' W Click for more
505102 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-17 07:33Z 55° 32' N, 4° 58' W Click for more
505114 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-17 08:30Z 55° 31' N, 4° 58' W Click for more
505126 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-17 09:31Z 55° 32' N, 4° 58' W Click for more
505138 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-19 17:15Z 55° 21' N, 5° 16' W Click for more
505151 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-20 22:45Z 55° 5' N, 5° 30' W Click for more
505163 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-21 00:10Z 55° 3' N, 5° 35' W Click for more
505175 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-21 01:23Z 55° 0' N, 5° 40' W Click for more
505187 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-21 02:43Z 54° 58' N, 5° 46' W Click for more
505199 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-21 03:37Z 54° 56' N, 5° 51' W Click for more
505206 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-21 06:36Z 54° 38' N, 5° 28' W Click for more
505218 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-21 07:39Z 54° 41' N, 5° 23' W Click for more
505231 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-21 08:38Z 54° 43' N, 5° 18' W Click for more
505243 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-21 09:49Z 54° 46' N, 5° 13' W Click for more
505255 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-21 11:31Z 54° 48' N, 5° 7' W Click for more
505267 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-21 13:15Z 55° 0' N, 5° 21' W Click for more
505279 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-21 14:46Z 55° 9' N, 5° 36' W Click for more
505280 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-21 15:33Z 55° 13' N, 5° 40' W Click for more
505292 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-21 16:12Z 55° 15' N, 5° 48' W Click for more
505311 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-21 17:49Z 55° 13' N, 5° 55' W Click for more
505323 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-21 18:33Z 55° 12' N, 5° 58' W Click for more
505335 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-21 21:42Z 55° 15' N, 5° 33' W Click for more
505347 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-21 22:37Z 55° 12' N, 5° 26' W Click for more
505359 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-21 23:21Z 55° 9' N, 5° 22' W Click for more
505360 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-22 00:25Z 55° 6' N, 5° 11' W Click for more
505372 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-22 01:11Z 55° 10' N, 5° 6' W Click for more
505384 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-22 02:07Z 55° 13' N, 5° 14' W Click for more
505396 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-22 02:54Z 55° 14' N, 5° 21' W Click for more
505403 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-22 03:34Z 55° 16' N, 5° 27' W Click for more
505415 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-22 04:20Z 55° 21' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
505427 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-22 05:05Z 55° 19' N, 5° 18' W Click for more
505439 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-22 05:54Z 55° 16' N, 5° 9' W Click for more
505440 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-22 06:46Z 55° 14' N, 5° 1' W Click for more
505452 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-22 07:27Z 55° 19' N, 4° 57' W Click for more
505464 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-22 08:09Z 55° 21' N, 5° 4' W Click for more
505476 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-22 09:05Z 55° 23' N, 5° 14' W Click for more
505488 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-22 09:47Z 55° 24' N, 5° 21' W Click for more
505507 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-22 10:36Z 55° 25' N, 5° 28' W Click for more
505519 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-22 17:02Z 55° 26' N, 5° 1' W Click for more
505520 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-22 17:54Z 55° 25' N, 4° 57' W Click for more
505532 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-22 18:29Z 55° 24' N, 4° 51' W Click for more
505544 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-22 19:30Z 55° 31' N, 4° 46' W Click for more
505556 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-22 20:05Z 55° 31' N, 4° 52' W Click for more
505568 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-22 20:46Z 55° 32' N, 4° 58' W Click for more
505581 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-22 22:10Z 55° 38' N, 5° 1' W Click for more
505593 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-22 23:09Z 55° 39' N, 4° 56' W Click for more
505600 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-23 00:19Z 55° 42' N, 5° 9' W Click for more
505612 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-23 01:23Z 55° 45' N, 5° 15' W Click for more
505624 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-23 03:21Z 56° 0' N, 5° 22' W Click for more
505636 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-23 03:55Z 55° 57' N, 5° 22' W Click for more
505648 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-23 04:36Z 55° 55' N, 5° 22' W Click for more
505661 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-23 05:11Z 55° 53' N, 5° 22' W Click for more
505673 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-23 05:52Z 55° 50' N, 5° 19' W Click for more
505685 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-23 06:23Z 55° 49' N, 5° 16' W Click for more
505697 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-23 09:23Z 55° 56' N, 4° 54' W Click for more
505704 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-23 10:21Z 55° 58' N, 4° 43' W Click for more
505716 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-23 11:47Z 55° 52' N, 4° 56' W Click for more
505728 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-23 12:53Z 55° 46' N, 4° 58' W Click for more
505741 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-23 13:42Z 55° 43' N, 4° 58' W Click for more
505753 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-23 15:43Z 55° 42' N, 5° 19' W Click for more
505765 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-23 22:36Z 55° 40' N, 5° 24' W Click for more
505777 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-23 23:46Z 55° 35' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
505789 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-24 01:10Z 55° 30' N, 5° 26' W Click for more
505790 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-24 14:14Z 55° 26' N, 5° 1' W Click for more
505808 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-24 15:53Z 55° 32' N, 4° 58' W Click for more
505821 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-25 10:15Z 55° 51' N, 5° 1' W Click for more
505833 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-25 10:43Z 55° 52' N, 5° 3' W Click for more
505845 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-25 11:19Z 55° 54' N, 5° 3' W Click for more
505857 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-25 11:56Z 55° 56' N, 5° 4' W Click for more
505869 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-28 14:40Z 53° 34' N, 3° 44' W Click for more
505870 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-28 15:27Z 53° 33' N, 3° 38' W Click for more
505882 CTD/STD cast 1990-11-30 13:53Z 54° 46' N, 5° 16' W Click for more
505894 CTD/STD cast 1990-12-01 16:24Z 55° 25' N, 5° 28' W Click for more
505901 CTD/STD cast 1990-12-01 18:52Z 55° 30' N, 5° 26' W Click for more
505913 CTD/STD cast 1990-12-01 19:43Z 55° 35' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
505925 CTD/STD cast 1990-12-01 20:38Z 55° 40' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
505937 CTD/STD cast 1990-12-01 21:23Z 55° 42' N, 5° 19' W Click for more
505949 CTD/STD cast 1990-12-01 22:10Z 55° 45' N, 5° 15' W Click for more
505950 CTD/STD cast 1990-12-01 23:01Z 55° 42' N, 5° 9' W Click for more
505962 CTD/STD cast 1990-12-01 23:53Z 55° 38' N, 5° 1' W Click for more
505974 CTD/STD cast 1990-12-02 00:53Z 55° 32' N, 4° 59' W Click for more
505986 CTD/STD cast 1990-12-02 02:11Z 55° 26' N, 5° 2' W Click for more
505998 CTD/STD cast 1990-12-02 02:54Z 55° 21' N, 5° 4' W Click for more
506001 CTD/STD cast 1990-12-02 04:32Z 55° 31' N, 4° 46' W Click for more
506013 CTD/STD cast 1990-12-02 05:09Z 55° 31' N, 4° 52' W Click for more
506025 CTD/STD cast 1990-12-02 07:58Z 55° 31' N, 4° 58' W Click for more
506037 CTD/STD cast 1990-12-02 09:39Z 55° 33' N, 4° 48' W Click for more

Project Database

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