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Data set name

Antarctic Deep Outflow Experiment (ADOX) current meter moorings (1993-94)

Data holding centreCentre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft Laboratory
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time period1993 to 1994
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Southern Ocean

Observations 
Parameters

Vertical velocity of the water column (currents); Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents); Temperature of the water column

Instruments

Current meters; water temperature sensor

Description 
Summary

The data set comprises hourly time series of current speed and direction and water temperature from two arrays of current meter moorings, between Crozet and Kerguelen and in the Princess Elizabeth Trough. A single mooring was deployed west of Crozet Island. The Crozet-Kerguelen Array comprised 10 moorings (42 current meters) and the Princess Elizabeth Trough Array 5 moorings (13 current meters).

OriginatorsCentre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft Laboratory
Data web sitehttp://www.cefas.co.uk/
Availability 
OrganisationCentre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft Laboratory
AvailabilityLicence
ContactContracts Office, CEFAS, Lowestoft
Address

Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft Laboratory
Pakefield Road
Lowestoft
Suffolk
NR33 OHT
United Kingdom

Telephone+44 1621 562244
Facsimile+44 (0)1502 513865
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1029036
Global identifier418
Last revised2009-05-22