Cruise inventory

RV Knorr 316N142_3

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Knorr (316N)
Cruise identifier316N142_3
Cruise period1994-04-03 — 1994-05-21
StatusCompleted
Port of departureRecife, Brazil
Port of returnSalvador, Brazil
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesWorking WOCE hydrographic section A15
Chief scientistWilliam Massie Smethie (Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory)
ProjectWOCE
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth West Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
South West Atlantic Ocean (limit 20W)
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 149
Geochemical tracers (eg freons)Quantity: number of stations = 81
Description: Freon-11
Geochemical tracers (eg freons)Quantity: number of stations = 94
Description: Freon-12
Geochemical tracers (eg freons)Quantity: number of stations = 93
Description: Tetrachloromethane (CCl4)
Chemical oceanography 
OxygenQuantity: number of stations = 149
PhosphateQuantity: number of stations = 148
NitrateQuantity: number of stations = 148
NitriteQuantity: number of stations = 148
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 148
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
1  Single-beam echosounder
Bathymetry and Elevation
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Date and time
Bathymetry and Elevation
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Date and time

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
5817681994-04-04 13:24  — 1994-05-21 12:00 32° 0' 2" S  38° 33' 24" W — 7° 30' 3" N  17° 52' 38" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 581768