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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for RRS Challenger (74CH) cruise CH14/79

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name RRS Challenger (74CH) cruise CH14/79
Short name CH14/79
Objectives and Narrative Recovery of current meter and bottom pressure recorder moorings deployed on Shackleton 7/79. Conduct a CTD survey to ascertain water density distribution in the area 55-56N and 4-12W. Part of the studies of the Islay-Mull amphidrome, North Channel tidal dynamics and the shelf-edge tidal regime.
Ship RRS Challenger
Departure Port Ardrossan, United Kingdom
Departure Date 1979-09-21
Arrival Port Ardrossan, United Kingdom
Arrival Date 1979-10-02
Principal Scientist(s) Alan J Harrison (Institute of Oceanographic Sciences Bidston Laboratory)
Responsible Organisation MSE
Associated Project(s)
IHB Sea Areas Visited Irish Sea and St. George's Channel, North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
Marsden Squares Visited 181;245/181;455/181;456/181;457/182;350
Work Area Description North Channel/Malin Shelf
Work Area Bounding Polygon 54N,11W; 56N,11W; 56N,5W; 54N,5W; 54N,11W
Southern Limit 54N
Northern Limit 56N
Western Limit 11W
Eastern Limit 5W

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
CTD stations Quantity: number of stations = 80
Description:  
Current meters Quantity: number of deployments = 21
Description: 45 days  
Sea level (inc. bot. press., inverted echosounder) Quantity: number of deployments = 6
Description: 45 days  
Surface measurements underway (T,S) Quantity: activity duration in days = 10
Description:  

Cruise Inventory Mooring/Buoy Operations

No information on datasets is currently available

Summary of BODC Data Holdings for the Cruise

National Oceanographic Database

Summary

# Series Instrument Description Parameters
75 CTD/STD cast Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
1 CTD/STD cast Reference numbers
Salinity of the water column
Temperature 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  
542604 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-21 14:30Z to 1979-09-21 14:46Z 54° 57' N, 5° 13' W Click for more
542616 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-21 21:41Z to 1979-09-21 21:44Z 54° 51' N, 5° 10' W Click for more
542628 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-21 22:40Z to 1979-09-21 22:43Z 54° 46' N, 5° 5' W Click for more
542641 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-22 00:54Z to 1979-09-22 00:55Z 54° 40' N, 5° 9' W Click for more
542653 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-22 02:02Z to 1979-09-22 02:02Z 54° 40' N, 5° 17' W Click for more
542665 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-22 03:03Z to 1979-09-22 03:04Z 54° 40' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
542677 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-22 03:56Z to 1979-09-22 03:57Z 54° 45' N, 5° 32' W Click for more
542689 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-22 04:50Z to 1979-09-22 04:51Z 54° 49' N, 5° 38' W Click for more
542690 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-22 08:21Z to 1979-09-22 08:23Z 54° 53' N, 5° 37' W Click for more
542708 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-22 10:31Z to 1979-09-22 10:32Z 54° 57' N, 5° 36' W Click for more
542721 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-22 11:38Z to 1979-09-22 11:40Z 54° 57' N, 5° 25' W Click for more
542733 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-22 14:29Z to 1979-09-22 14:30Z 54° 58' N, 5° 14' W Click for more
542745 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-22 15:30Z to 1979-09-22 15:33Z 55° 1' N, 5° 21' W Click for more
542757 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-22 16:16Z to 1979-09-22 16:17Z 55° 4' N, 5° 27' W Click for more
542769 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-22 17:00Z to 1979-09-22 17:02Z 55° 7' N, 5° 34' W Click for more
542770 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-22 17:44Z to 1979-09-22 17:46Z 55° 10' N, 5° 40' W Click for more
542782 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-22 18:34Z to 1979-09-22 18:36Z 55° 13' N, 5° 45' W Click for more
542794 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-22 19:54Z to 1979-09-22 19:57Z 55° 17' N, 5° 50' W Click for more
542801 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-22 22:11Z to 1979-09-22 22:12Z 55° 22' N, 5° 51' W Click for more
542813 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-22 23:24Z to 1979-09-22 23:25Z 55° 27' N, 5° 51' W Click for more
542825 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-23 00:31Z to 1979-09-23 00:32Z 55° 33' N, 5° 51' W Click for more
542837 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-23 01:23Z to 1979-09-23 01:24Z 55° 37' N, 5° 51' W Click for more
542849 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-23 03:08Z to 1979-09-23 03:10Z 55° 43' N, 5° 50' W Click for more
542850 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-23 03:51Z to 1979-09-23 03:53Z 55° 47' N, 5° 46' W Click for more
542862 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-23 04:51Z to 1979-09-23 04:53Z 55° 51' N, 5° 46' W Click for more
542874 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-23 12:08Z to 1979-09-23 12:09Z 55° 45' N, 5° 52' W Click for more
542886 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-23 13:27Z to 1979-09-23 13:28Z 55° 38' N, 5° 59' W Click for more
542898 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-23 16:53Z to 1979-09-23 16:56Z 55° 28' N, 6° 24' W Click for more
542905 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-23 18:03Z to 1979-09-23 18:04Z 55° 29' N, 6° 36' W Click for more
542917 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-23 19:26Z to 1979-09-23 19:27Z 55° 30' N, 6° 50' W Click for more
542929 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-23 22:25Z to 1979-09-23 22:26Z 55° 37' N, 7° 2' W Click for more
542930 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-24 01:48Z to 1979-09-24 01:49Z 55° 50' N, 7° 23' W Click for more
542942 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-24 04:45Z to 1979-09-24 04:47Z 55° 57' N, 7° 19' W Click for more
542954 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-24 08:40Z to 1979-09-24 08:41Z 55° 52' N, 6° 33' W Click for more
542966 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-26 07:00Z to 1979-09-26 07:01Z 55° 26' N, 7° 29' W Click for more
542978 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-27 06:39Z to 1979-09-27 06:41Z 55° 0' N, 9° 59' W Click for more
542991 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-28 18:20Z to 1979-09-28 18:33Z 55° 52' N, 6° 34' W Click for more
543005 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-28 20:06Z to 1979-09-28 20:08Z 56° 4' N, 6° 46' W Click for more
543017 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-29 14:18Z to 1979-09-29 14:19Z 56° 15' N, 7° 39' W Click for more
543029 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-29 15:52Z to 1979-09-29 15:55Z 56° 16' N, 7° 58' W Click for more
543030 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-29 17:32Z to 1979-09-29 17:33Z 56° 6' N, 8° 0' W Click for more
543042 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-29 19:09Z to 1979-09-29 19:11Z 55° 56' N, 8° 0' W Click for more
543054 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-29 20:49Z to 1979-09-29 20:50Z 55° 46' N, 7° 59' W Click for more
543066 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-29 22:39Z to 1979-09-29 22:40Z 55° 37' N, 7° 58' W Click for more
543078 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-30 01:08Z to 1979-09-30 01:09Z 55° 25' N, 8° 0' W Click for more
543091 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-30 03:23Z to 1979-09-30 03:24Z 55° 25' N, 7° 39' W Click for more
543109 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-30 05:22Z to 1979-09-30 05:23Z 55° 25' N, 7° 19' W Click for more
543110 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-30 06:58Z to 1979-09-30 06:58Z 55° 22' N, 7° 5' W Click for more
543122 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-30 08:49Z to 1979-09-30 08:50Z 55° 22' N, 6° 46' W Click for more
543134 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-30 10:21Z to 1979-09-30 10:22Z 55° 22' N, 6° 33' W Click for more
543146 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-30 11:49Z to 1979-09-30 11:51Z 55° 22' N, 6° 19' W Click for more
543158 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-30 14:18Z to 1979-09-30 14:20Z 55° 12' N, 5° 55' W Click for more
543171 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-30 15:25Z to 1979-09-30 15:26Z 55° 4' N, 5° 54' W Click for more
543183 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-30 16:35Z to 1979-09-30 16:36Z 54° 56' N, 5° 49' W Click for more
543195 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-30 18:05Z to 1979-09-30 18:06Z 54° 48' N, 5° 37' W Click for more
543202 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-30 19:38Z to 1979-09-30 19:40Z 54° 40' N, 5° 28' W Click for more
543214 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-30 20:29Z to 1979-09-30 20:31Z 54° 40' N, 5° 20' W Click for more
543226 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-30 21:29Z to 1979-09-30 21:31Z 54° 40' N, 5° 9' W Click for more
543238 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-30 22:28Z to 1979-09-30 22:30Z 54° 40' N, 5° 0' W Click for more
543251 CTD/STD cast 1979-09-30 23:48Z to 1979-09-30 23:49Z 54° 48' N, 5° 8' W Click for more
543263 CTD/STD cast 1979-10-01 01:29Z to 1979-10-01 01:30Z 54° 58' N, 5° 15' W Click for more
543275 CTD/STD cast 1979-10-01 02:59Z to 1979-10-01 03:00Z 55° 7' N, 5° 15' W Click for more
543287 CTD/STD cast 1979-10-01 04:32Z to 1979-10-01 04:33Z 55° 13' N, 5° 28' W Click for more
543299 CTD/STD cast 1979-10-01 06:17Z to 1979-10-01 06:19Z 55° 15' N, 5° 45' W Click for more
543306 CTD/STD cast 1979-10-01 13:25Z to 1979-10-01 13:30Z 55° 51' N, 5° 44' W Click for more
543318 CTD/STD cast 1979-10-01 15:11Z to 1979-10-01 15:12Z 55° 42' N, 5° 55' W Click for more
543331 CTD/STD cast 1979-10-01 16:50Z to 1979-10-01 16:52Z 55° 31' N, 6° 7' W Click for more
543343 CTD/STD cast 1979-10-01 18:27Z to 1979-10-01 18:29Z 55° 34' N, 6° 25' W Click for more
543355 CTD/STD cast 1979-10-01 19:45Z to 1979-10-01 19:47Z 55° 37' N, 6° 42' W Click for more
543367 CTD/STD cast 1979-10-01 21:03Z to 1979-10-01 21:04Z 55° 40' N, 6° 58' W Click for more
543379 CTD/STD cast 1979-10-01 22:37Z to 1979-10-01 22:38Z 55° 33' N, 6° 54' W Click for more
543380 CTD/STD cast 1979-10-02 00:12Z to 1979-10-02 00:13Z 55° 31' N, 6° 40' W Click for more
543392 CTD/STD cast 1979-10-02 02:00Z to 1979-10-02 02:03Z 55° 28' N, 6° 21' W Click for more
543411 CTD/STD cast 1979-10-02 03:52Z to 1979-10-02 03:53Z 55° 25' N, 5° 58' W Click for more
543423 CTD/STD cast 1979-10-02 05:15Z to 1979-10-02 05:16Z 55° 15' N, 5° 46' W Click for more
543435 CTD/STD cast 1979-10-02 07:19Z to 1979-10-02 07:20Z 55° 19' N, 5° 19' W Click for more

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