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Celtic Explorer CE11010A

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Celtic Explorer (45CE)
Cruise identifierCE11010A
Cruise period2011-08-08 — 2011-08-28
StatusCompleted
Port of departureHamburg, Germany
Port of returnBergen, Norway
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesMonitoring of the oceanographic and chemical water quality in the North Sea during the maximum summer thermal development by means of discrete water sampling and a towed continuously profiling CTD systems. Chemical measurements on trace metals, nutrients and oxygen. This cruise is annually repeated since 1999.
Chief scientistHolger Klein (Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
Specific51.7N - 62.5N, 5W - 8E.