Cruise inventory

NOAA Ship Ronald H. Brown RB0408

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)NOAA Ship Ronald H. Brown (33RO)
Cruise identifierRB0408
Cruise period2004-09-22 — 2004-10-03
StatusCompleted
Port of departureCharleston, United States
Port of returnMiami, United States
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesWestern Boundary Current cruise performing CTD section across Florida Straits, Providence channel and a line eastwards off Abaco Island. Servicing of IESs was also performed.
Chief scientistChristopher S Meinen (NOAA Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory)
ProjectRapid Climate Change Programme
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth West Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificFlorida Straits, Providence channel, Abaco Island.
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
4  Inverted Echo Sounder
Sea level
Sound velocity and travel time in the water column
Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents)
Reference numbers
Date and time
Sea level
Sound velocity and travel time in the water column
Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents)
Reference numbers
Date and time

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
17861462004-10-03 12:00  — 2006-10-04 12:00 26° 29' 28" N  76° 28' 9" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1786146
17813992004-09-30 12:00  — 2005-09-19 12:00 26° 30' 0" N  76° 5' 41" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1781399
17814922004-09-30 12:00  — 2006-03-20 12:00 26° 29' 56" N  75° 42' 10" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1781492
17814552004-09-27 12:00  — 2006-06-21 12:00 26° 29' 56" N  72° 0' 14" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 1781455