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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RRS Charles Darwin (74AB) cruise CD92B

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name RRS Charles Darwin (74AB) cruise CD92B
Short name CD92B
Objectives and Narrative Biochemical studies, CTD work on the Ellett Line, servicing and recovery of moorings. Second part of two leg cruise. CD92/95 leg2
Ship RRS Charles Darwin
Departure Port Dunstaffnage, United Kingdom
Departure Date 1995-04-13
Arrival Port Dunstaffnage, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 1995-05-02
Principal Scientist(s) Anton Edwards (Dunstaffnage Marine Laboratory)
Responsible Organisation CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research (Hobart)
Associated Project(s) WOCE
IHB Sea Areas Visited North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Marsden Squares Visited 181/182
Work Area Description NE Atlantic, Continental shelf edge, Rockall Trough & Bank, Anton Dohrn
Work Area Bounding Polygon 50N,20W; 60N,20W; 60N,0E; 50N,0E; 50N,20W
Southern Limit 50N
Northern Limit 60N
Western Limit 20W
Eastern Limit 0E

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
CTD stations Quantity: number of stations = 98
Description:  
Current meters Quantity: number of stations = 3
Description: 2 depl. & 1 rec.  
Chemical oceanography  
Nitrate Quantity: number of stations = 98
Description:  
Nitrite Quantity: number of stations = 98
Description:  
Phosphate Quantity: number of stations = 98
Description:  
Radioactivity Quantity: number of stations = 6
Description: surface samples for 137Cs  
Silicate Quantity: number of stations = 98
Description:  
Biology and fisheries  
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Quantity: number of stations = 98
Description: chl.  
Phytoplankton pigs (eg chlorophyll, fluorescence) Quantity: number of stations = 62
Description: fluorometer stations  
Zooplankton Quantity: number of stations = 5
Description: zooplankton net down to 100m  

Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

Latitude Longitude Data type Description
56° 37' N 6° 25' W Current meters Mooring Y, depl. 14 April 1995
56° 28' N 9° 1' W Current meters mooring depl. 17 April 1995
56° 27' N 9° 3' W Current meters mooring recovered/serviced 16 April 1995

Summary of BODC Data Holdings for the Cruise

National Oceanographic Database

Summary

# Series Instrument Description Parameters
7 Bottle station Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column
Quality control flags
Reference numbers
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
30 Bottle station Ammonium and ammonia concentration parameters in water bodies
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column
Quality control flags
Reference numbers
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
3 Bottle station Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column
Quality control flags
Reference numbers
Vertical spatial coordinates
5 CTD/STD cast Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
93 CTD/STD cast Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column
Reference numbers
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
1 Fluorometers Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Date and time
Raw fluorometer output
1 Paddle wheel current meter Date and time
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents)
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
1 Paddle wheel current meter Date and time
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents)
Moored instrument depth
2 Paddle wheel current meter Date and time
Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents)
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
1 Paddle wheel current meter Date and time
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents)
Moored instrument depth
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
2 Thermistor chain Date and time
Temperature of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
1 Transmissometer Date and time
Electrical conductivity of the water column
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Transmittance and attenuance of 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  
431273 Paddle wheel current meter 1995-04-17 15:35Z to 1995-05-09 17:25Z 56° 27' N, 9° 3' W Click for more
434572 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-14 13:40Z 56° 40' N, 6° 7' W Click for more
434584 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-14 15:07Z 56° 40' N, 6° 16' W Click for more
434596 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-14 16:30Z 56° 43' N, 6° 27' W Click for more
434603 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-14 18:16Z 56° 43' N, 6° 45' W Click for more
434615 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-14 19:43Z 56° 43' N, 7° 0' W Click for more
434627 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-14 22:26Z 56° 43' N, 7° 19' W Click for more
434639 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-15 00:04Z 56° 43' N, 7° 30' W Click for more
434640 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-15 01:54Z 56° 43' N, 7° 40' W Click for more
434652 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-15 04:03Z 56° 46' N, 8° 0' W Click for more
434664 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-15 06:09Z 56° 49' N, 8° 19' W Click for more
434676 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-15 07:44Z 56° 52' N, 8° 30' W Click for more
434688 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-15 10:28Z 56° 57' N, 8° 46' W Click for more
434707 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-15 12:36Z 57° 0' N, 9° 0' W Click for more
434719 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-15 14:13Z 57° 1' N, 9° 6' W Click for more
434720 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-15 15:33Z 57° 3' N, 9° 13' W Click for more
434732 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-15 17:13Z 57° 4' N, 9° 19' W Click for more
434744 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-15 19:12Z 57° 6' N, 9° 25' W Click for more
434756 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-15 23:36Z 57° 7' N, 9° 33' W Click for more
434768 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-16 06:11Z 57° 9' N, 9° 42' W Click for more
434781 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-16 12:27Z 56° 27' N, 9° 3' W Click for more
434793 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-16 15:41Z 56° 27' N, 8° 58' W Click for more
434800 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-16 16:37Z 56° 27' N, 9° 4' W Click for more
434812 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-16 17:36Z 56° 27' N, 9° 7' W Click for more
434824 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-16 18:30Z 56° 27' N, 9° 9' W Click for more
434836 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-16 19:47Z 56° 27' N, 9° 15' W Click for more
434848 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-16 21:51Z 56° 27' N, 9° 19' W Click for more
434861 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-17 00:23Z 56° 27' N, 9° 39' W Click for more
434873 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-17 07:39Z 56° 43' N, 9° 24' W Click for more
434885 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-17 09:50Z 56° 40' N, 9° 15' W Click for more
434897 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-17 17:34Z 56° 36' N, 8° 56' W Click for more
434904 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-17 18:24Z 56° 37' N, 9° 0' W Click for more
434916 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-17 19:04Z 56° 37' N, 9° 1' W Click for more
434928 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-17 19:54Z 56° 38' N, 9° 4' W Click for more
434941 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-17 20:57Z 56° 39' N, 9° 6' W Click for more
434953 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-18 12:21Z 56° 39' N, 9° 10' W Click for more
434965 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-19 08:14Z 56° 27' N, 9° 38' W Click for more
434977 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-19 12:41Z 56° 27' N, 9° 19' W Click for more
434989 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-19 14:17Z 56° 27' N, 9° 15' W Click for more
434990 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-19 16:16Z 56° 27' N, 9° 9' W Click for more
435004 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-19 18:37Z 56° 27' N, 9° 7' W Click for more
435016 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-21 01:25Z 56° 27' N, 9° 4' W Click for more
435028 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-21 03:16Z 56° 27' N, 9° 3' W Click for more
435041 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-21 04:41Z 56° 27' N, 8° 58' W Click for more
435053 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-21 06:50Z 56° 36' N, 8° 56' W Click for more
435065 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-21 08:00Z 56° 37' N, 9° 0' W Click for more
435077 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-21 09:45Z 56° 37' N, 9° 1' W Click for more
435089 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-21 10:34Z 56° 38' N, 9° 4' W Click for more
435090 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-21 12:37Z 56° 39' N, 9° 6' W Click for more
435108 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-21 14:25Z 56° 39' N, 9° 10' W Click for more
435121 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-21 16:25Z 56° 40' N, 9° 15' W Click for more
435133 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-21 18:47Z 56° 43' N, 9° 24' W Click for more
435145 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-22 01:07Z 57° 13' N, 10° 3' W Click for more
435157 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-22 05:00Z 57° 18' N, 10° 22' W Click for more
435169 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-22 11:16Z 57° 22' N, 10° 40' W Click for more
435170 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-22 14:06Z 57° 24' N, 10° 52' W Click for more
435182 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-22 16:33Z 57° 27' N, 11° 4' W Click for more
435194 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-24 15:25Z 57° 28' N, 11° 19' W Click for more
435201 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-24 17:52Z 57° 28' N, 11° 31' W Click for more
435213 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-27 03:28Z 57° 16' N, 11° 29' W Click for more
435225 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-27 11:53Z 57° 34' N, 13° 37' W Click for more
435237 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-27 13:53Z 57° 34' N, 13° 19' W Click for more
435249 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-27 15:31Z 57° 33' N, 13° 0' W Click for more
435250 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-27 17:05Z 57° 32' N, 12° 52' W Click for more
435262 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-27 19:11Z 57° 31' N, 12° 37' W Click for more
435274 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-28 00:21Z 57° 30' N, 12° 15' W Click for more
435286 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-28 03:59Z 57° 29' N, 11° 51' W Click for more
435298 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-28 08:36Z 57° 28' N, 11° 31' W Click for more
435305 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-28 11:34Z 57° 28' N, 11° 19' W Click for more
435317 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-28 14:58Z 57° 7' N, 11° 13' W Click for more
435329 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-28 18:08Z 57° 18' N, 11° 9' W Click for more
435330 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-28 19:54Z 57° 27' N, 11° 4' W Click for more
435342 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-28 21:47Z 57° 37' N, 11° 1' W Click for more
435354 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-29 17:48Z 57° 18' N, 10° 22' W Click for more
435366 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-29 22:23Z 57° 14' N, 10° 2' W Click for more
435378 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-30 03:27Z 57° 9' N, 9° 42' W Click for more
435391 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-30 05:51Z 57° 7' N, 9° 33' W Click for more
435409 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-30 08:28Z 57° 6' N, 9° 25' W Click for more
435410 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-30 10:35Z 57° 4' N, 9° 19' W Click for more
435422 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-30 11:59Z 57° 3' N, 9° 13' W Click for more
435434 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-30 13:16Z 57° 1' N, 9° 6' W Click for more
435446 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-30 14:01Z 57° 0' N, 9° 0' W Click for more
435458 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-30 18:15Z 56° 43' N, 9° 24' W Click for more
435471 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-30 20:41Z 56° 40' N, 9° 15' W Click for more
435483 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-30 22:17Z 56° 39' N, 9° 10' W Click for more
435495 CTD/STD cast 1995-04-30 23:41Z 56° 39' N, 9° 6' W Click for more
435502 CTD/STD cast 1995-05-01 00:41Z 56° 38' N, 9° 4' W Click for more
435514 CTD/STD cast 1995-05-01 01:43Z 56° 37' N, 9° 1' W Click for more
435526 CTD/STD cast 1995-05-01 02:27Z 56° 37' N, 9° 0' W Click for more
435538 CTD/STD cast 1995-05-01 03:11Z 56° 36' N, 8° 56' W Click for more
435551 CTD/STD cast 1995-05-01 05:37Z 56° 57' N, 8° 46' W Click for more
435563 CTD/STD cast 1995-05-01 07:06Z 56° 52' N, 8° 30' W Click for more
435575 CTD/STD cast 1995-05-01 08:14Z 56° 50' N, 8° 19' W Click for more
435587 CTD/STD cast 1995-05-01 09:51Z 56° 46' N, 8° 0' W Click for more
435599 CTD/STD cast 1995-05-01 11:32Z 56° 43' N, 7° 40' W Click for more
435606 CTD/STD cast 1995-05-01 12:48Z 56° 43' N, 7° 30' W Click for more
435618 CTD/STD cast 1995-05-01 13:53Z 56° 43' N, 7° 19' W Click for more
435631 CTD/STD cast 1995-05-01 15:37Z 56° 43' N, 7° 0' W Click for more
435643 CTD/STD cast 1995-05-01 16:45Z 56° 43' N, 6° 45' W Click for more
439054 Paddle wheel current meter 1995-04-17 15:35Z to 1995-05-09 17:25Z 56° 27' N, 9° 3' W Click for more
439355 Paddle wheel current meter 1995-04-17 15:35Z to 1995-05-09 17:25Z 56° 27' N, 9° 3' W Click for more
439588 Thermistor chain 1995-04-17 15:30Z to 1995-05-09 17:40Z 56° 27' N, 9° 3' W Click for more
439632 Thermistor chain 1995-04-17 15:30Z to 1995-05-01 23:20Z 56° 27' N, 9° 3' W Click for more
476206 Fluorometers 1995-04-17 16:09Z to 1995-05-09 17:02Z 56° 27' N, 9° 3' W Click for more
496084 Transmissometer 1995-04-17 15:30Z to 1995-05-09 17:17Z 56° 27' N, 9° 3' W Click for more
508228 Paddle wheel current meter 1995-04-14 14:45Z to 1995-07-29 07:45Z 56° 37' N, 6° 23' W Click for more
508277 Paddle wheel current meter 1995-04-14 14:45Z to 1995-07-29 07:45Z 56° 37' N, 6° 23' W Click for more
1282428 Bottle station 1995-04-14 13:40Z 56° 40' N, 6° 7' W Click for more
1282441 Bottle station 1995-04-14 15:07Z 56° 40' N, 6° 16' W Click for more
1282453 Bottle station 1995-04-14 16:30Z 56° 43' N, 6° 27' W Click for more
1282465 Bottle station 1995-04-14 18:16Z 56° 43' N, 6° 45' W Click for more
1282477 Bottle station 1995-04-14 19:43Z 56° 43' N, 7° 0' W Click for more
1282489 Bottle station 1995-04-14 22:26Z 56° 43' N, 7° 19' W Click for more
1282490 Bottle station 1995-04-15 00:04Z 56° 43' N, 7° 30' W Click for more
1282508 Bottle station 1995-04-15 01:54Z 56° 43' N, 7° 40' W Click for more
1282521 Bottle station 1995-04-15 04:03Z 56° 46' N, 8° 0' W Click for more
1282533 Bottle station 1995-04-15 06:09Z 56° 49' N, 8° 19' W Click for more
1282545 Bottle station 1995-04-15 07:44Z 56° 52' N, 8° 30' W Click for more
1282557 Bottle station 1995-04-15 10:28Z 56° 57' N, 8° 46' W Click for more
1282569 Bottle station 1995-04-15 12:36Z 57° 0' N, 9° 0' W Click for more
1282570 Bottle station 1995-04-15 14:13Z 57° 1' N, 9° 6' W Click for more
1282582 Bottle station 1995-04-15 15:33Z 57° 3' N, 9° 13' W Click for more
1282594 Bottle station 1995-04-15 17:13Z 57° 4' N, 9° 19' W Click for more
1282601 Bottle station 1995-04-15 19:12Z 57° 6' N, 9° 25' W Click for more
1282613 Bottle station 1995-04-15 23:36Z 57° 7' N, 9° 33' W Click for more
1282625 Bottle station 1995-04-16 06:11Z 57° 9' N, 9° 42' W Click for more
1282637 Bottle station 1995-04-19 08:14Z 56° 27' N, 9° 38' W Click for more
1282649 Bottle station 1995-04-19 12:41Z 56° 27' N, 9° 19' W Click for more
1282650 Bottle station 1995-04-19 14:17Z 56° 27' N, 9° 15' W Click for more
1282662 Bottle station 1995-04-19 16:16Z 56° 27' N, 9° 9' W Click for more
1282674 Bottle station 1995-04-19 18:37Z 56° 27' N, 9° 7' W Click for more
1282686 Bottle station 1995-04-21 01:25Z 56° 27' N, 9° 4' W Click for more
1282698 Bottle station 1995-04-21 03:16Z 56° 27' N, 9° 3' W Click for more
1282705 Bottle station 1995-04-21 04:41Z 56° 27' N, 8° 58' W Click for more
1282717 Bottle station 1995-04-21 06:50Z 56° 36' N, 8° 56' W Click for more
1282729 Bottle station 1995-04-21 08:00Z 56° 37' N, 9° 0' W Click for more
1282730 Bottle station 1995-04-21 09:45Z 56° 37' N, 9° 1' W Click for more
1282742 Bottle station 1995-04-21 10:34Z 56° 38' N, 9° 4' W Click for more
1282754 Bottle station 1995-04-21 12:37Z 56° 39' N, 9° 6' W Click for more
1282766 Bottle station 1995-04-21 14:25Z 56° 39' N, 9° 10' W Click for more
1282778 Bottle station 1995-04-21 16:25Z 56° 40' N, 9° 15' W Click for more
1282791 Bottle station 1995-04-21 18:47Z 56° 43' N, 9° 24' W Click for more
1282809 Bottle station 1995-04-22 05:00Z 57° 18' N, 10° 22' W Click for more
1282810 Bottle station 1995-04-22 14:06Z 57° 24' N, 10° 52' W Click for more
1282822 Bottle station 1995-04-21 01:25Z 56° 27' N, 9° 4' W Click for more
1282834 Bottle station 1995-04-21 04:41Z 56° 27' N, 8° 58' W Click for more
1282846 Bottle station 1995-04-21 18:47Z 56° 43' N, 9° 24' W Click for more

Project Database

# Events Gear Type Parameters Held
98 CTD frame plus rosette sampler Ammonium and ammonia concentration parameters in water bodies
Dissolved total and organic nitrogen concentrations in the water column
Density of the water column
Dissolved total or organic phosphorus concentration in the water column
Silicate concentration parameters in the water column
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column
Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column
4 Sample taken from ship's non-toxic supply Radioactivity in water bodies
2 Instrument mooring

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

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