Sonne SO245 (GPpr09, UltraPac)

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)Sonne (06SN)
Cruise identifierSO245 (GPpr09, UltraPac)
Cruise period2015-12-17 — 2016-01-28
Port of departureAntofagasta, Chile
Port of returnWellington, New Zealand
ObjectivesGEOTRACES German Process Study cruise
Chief scientistTimothy G Ferdelman (Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology)
ProjectGEOTRACES -Trace elements and their isotopes in the water column
Cruise reportSonne SO245 (GPpr09, UltraPac) cruise report sonne_so245.pdf (2.12 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralSouth Pacific Ocean
SpecificUltra-oligotrophic South Pacific gyre
Data held at BODC 
Discrete samples 
73  CTD frame plus rosette sampler
8  Stand-alone pumps