Cruise inventory

Cornide de Saavedra RADPROF0809

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Cornide de Saavedra (29CS)
Cruise identifierRADPROF0809
Cruise period2009-08-11 — 2009-08-22
StatusCompleted
Port of departureSantander, Spain
Port of returnVigo, Spain
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesDeployment of two bottom pressure recorder moorings off Cape Finisterre and two more off Cape Mayor as part of the RAPID-WAVE project.
Chief scientistGuillermo Diaz del Río (Spanish Institute of Oceanography, La Coruna Oceanographic Centre), Miguel Angel Morales Maqueda (Proudman Oceanographic Laboratory)
ProjectRAPID-WAVE
Coordinating bodyNatural Environment Research Council (NERC)
Cruise reportCornide de Saavedra RADPROF0809 cruise report cornidedesaavedra0809.pdf — access key 'C' (1.54 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralBay of Biscay
SpecificFinisterre (Fitzroy) and Bay of Biscay off Santander, Spain.
Moorings, landers, buoys 
Physical oceanography 
Sea level (inc. bot. press., inverted echosounder)43° 45' 35" N  3° 45' 29" W — Site Mareografo 2: RL09-Bottom Pressure Recorder, deployed into 1749 m, 11-08-2009, 13:01
Sea level (inc. bot. press., inverted echosounder)43° 0' 11" N  9° 40' 53" W — Site Mareografo 4: TRL02-Bottom Pressure Recorder, deployed into 1736 m, 16-08-2009, 03:29
Sea level (inc. bot. press., inverted echosounder)43° 0' 5" N  9° 34' 35" W — Site Mareografo 3: TRL03-Bottom Pressure Recorder, deployed into 1129 m, 16-08-2009, 02:28
Sea level (inc. bot. press., inverted echosounder)43° 43' 47" N  3° 45' 29" W — Site Mareografo 1: RL14-Bottom Pressure Recorder, deployed into 1113 m, 11-08-2009, 13:50
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
3  Bottom pressure sensor tide gauge
Sea level
Temperature of the water column
Reference numbers
Date and time
Sea level
Temperature of the water column
Reference numbers
Date and time

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
11928522009-08-11 19:07:30  — 2010-09-01 15:22:01 43° 43' 46" N  3° 45' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1192852
11929072009-08-16 08:52:30  — 2010-08-31 03:07:05 43° 0' 14" N  9° 40' 51" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1192907
11928762009-08-11 18:22:30  — 2010-09-01 16:21:25 43° 45' 35" N  3° 45' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1192876