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BODC Cruise Metadata Report for Geco Triton cruise GecoTriton_1999

Introduction

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

Cruise Inventory Information

Long name Geco Triton cruise GecoTriton_1999
Short name GecoTriton_1999
Objectives and Narrative A large-scale 3D seismic survey was conducted covering 4,400 square kilometers on the Astrid and Anton permits, around 80 kilometers from the southern Gabonese coast, at a water depth of between 1,000 and 3,000 meters. CTDs profiles were also recorded from the M/V Geco Triton seismic survey vessel.
Ship Geco Triton
Departure Port
Departure Date 1999-03-31
Arrival Port
Arrival Date 1999-09-30
Principal Scientist(s)
Responsible Organisation Unknown
Associated Project(s)
IHB Sea Areas Visited South East Atlantic Ocean (limit 20W)
Marsden Squares Visited 335
Work Area Description Gabon south offshore
Work Area Bounding Polygon 10S,0E; 0N,0E; 0N,10E; 10S,10E; 10S,0E
Southern Limit 10S
Northern Limit 0N
Western Limit 0E
Eastern Limit 10E

Cruise Inventory Datasets

Physical oceanography  
CTD stations Quantity: number of profiles = 15
Description: CTDs were measured from a 604CTD Valeport  

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
15 CTD/STD cast Reference numbers
Salinity of the water column
Sound velocity and travel time in 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  
750784 CTD/STD cast 1999-05-01 19:20Z 4° 55' S, 10° 9' E Click for more
750796 CTD/STD cast 1999-06-01 15:59Z 4° 59' S, 10° 16' E Click for more
750803 CTD/STD cast 1999-04-02 00:00Z 5° 40' S, 11° 9' E Click for more
750815 CTD/STD cast 1999-07-02 08:20Z 5° 9' S, 10° 18' E Click for more
750827 CTD/STD cast 1999-04-02 16:28Z 5° 7' S, 9° 57' E Click for more
750839 CTD/STD cast 1999-06-06 00:00Z 4° 49' S, 10° 18' E Click for more
750840 CTD/STD cast 1999-05-10 18:40Z 4° 49' S, 10° 19' E Click for more
750852 CTD/STD cast 1999-07-12 07:39Z 5° 5' S, 10° 18' E Click for more
750864 CTD/STD cast 1999-06-14 14:41Z 5° 1' S, 10° 17' E Click for more
750876 CTD/STD cast 1999-05-17 19:00Z 4° 49' S, 10° 16' E Click for more
750888 CTD/STD cast 1999-04-18 23:00Z 4° 48' S, 10° 7' E Click for more
750907 CTD/STD cast 1999-07-18 05:36Z 4° 44' S, 10° 39' E Click for more
750919 CTD/STD cast 1999-06-21 17:00Z 4° 34' S, 10° 34' E Click for more
750920 CTD/STD cast 1999-05-24 15:00Z 4° 49' S, 10° 16' E Click for more
750932 CTD/STD cast 1999-03-30 22:10Z 4° 48' S, 10° 12' E Click for more

Project Database

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

References

Track Charts

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Reports

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