Cruise inventory

RRS Charles Darwin CD10B

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RRS Charles Darwin (74AB)
Cruise identifierCD10B
Cruise period1986-03-08 — 1986-03-26
StatusCompleted
Port of departureShoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom
Port of returnBarry, United Kingdom
Objectives1) To work the Fair Isle-Munken Rock CTD section across the Faroe-Shetland Channel.
2) To work CTD sections radiating from Faroe Bank and across the Wyville-Thompson Ridge overflow channels.
3) To collect silicate samples at a selection of stations and depths in the Faroe-Shetland Channel and northern Rockall Channel.
4) To deploy an IOS mooring in the Faroe Bank Channel.
5) To work the Anton Dohrn Seamount CTD section and recover SMBA mooring B from the southwest flank of the seamount.
6) To collect radio caesium samples and CTD profiles at standard positions between the shelf-edge and the Sound of Mull, west of Islay, in the North Channel and across the Firth of Clyde entrance.
7) To service moorings Y (Tiree Passage) and C5 (off Campbletown) and inspect SMBA/DAFS C1-4 and C6.
8) To make seabird counts to the north and west of Scotland for NCC Seabird Unit.
Chief scientistDavid J Ellett (Scottish Marine Biological Association)
Cruise reportRRS Charles Darwin CD10B cruise report cd10b.pdf — access key 'C' (0.22 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralInner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland
Irish Sea and St. George's Channel
North East Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificFaeroe Shetland Channel; Rockall Channel; Mull to Firth of Clyde
Track chartsRRS Charles Darwin CD10B cruise track — trk3299.html RRS Charles Darwin CD10B cruise track — trk3299a.html RRS Charles Darwin CD10B cruise track — trk3299b.html
Measurements 
Physical oceanography 
Water bottle stationsQuantity: number of stations = 129
Description: S surface 78 T bottom
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 78
Current metersQuantity: number of stations = 4
Description: 2 recovered,(Faroe Bank Channel)
Chemical oceanography 
SilicateQuantity: number of stations = 9
RadioactivityQuantity: number of samples = 15
Description: Cs
IsotopesQuantity: number of samples = 15
Description: Cs
Biology and fisheries 
BirdsDescription: daily counts
Data held at BODC 
Series/Profiles 
65  CTD/STD cast
Vertical spatial coordinates
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column
Vertical spatial coordinates
Salinity of the water column
Temperature of the water column

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
2650831986-03-24 01:16 55° 22' 53" N  5° 4' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 265083
2650951986-03-24 02:03 55° 21' 54" N  4° 57' 41" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 265095
2651021986-03-24 03:01 55° 18' 59" N  5° 4' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 265102
2651141986-03-24 03:36 55° 19' 53" N  5° 7' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 265114
2651261986-03-24 04:13 55° 21' 54" N  5° 12' 5" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 265126
2651381986-03-24 05:01 55° 23' 59" N  5° 19' 48" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 265138
2651511986-03-24 05:43 55° 22' 17" N  5° 26' 29" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 265151
2651631986-03-24 06:27 55° 19' 35" N  5° 20' 5" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 265163
2651751986-03-24 07:08 55° 16' 53" N  5° 13' 5" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 265175
2651871986-03-24 07:46 55° 13' 59" N  5° 11' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 265187
2651991986-03-24 08:38 55° 13' 59" N  5° 2' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 265199
2652061986-03-24 09:10 55° 12' 59" N  4° 57' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 265206
2650341986-03-23 21:48 55° 33' 59" N  4° 58' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 265034
2650461986-03-23 22:56 55° 27' 59" N  4° 49' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 265046
2650581986-03-23 23:34 55° 28' 59" N  4° 54' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 265058
2650711986-03-24 00:15 55° 28' 59" N  5° 0' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 265071
2649831986-03-23 05:31 55° 16' 12" N  5° 44' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264983
2649951986-03-23 18:43 55° 42' 0" N  5° 3' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264995
2650091986-03-23 19:35 55° 39' 5" N  4° 54' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 265009
2650101986-03-23 20:17 55° 37' 53" N  5° 0' 11" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 265010
2650221986-03-23 21:04 55° 35' 53" N  5° 4' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 265022
2645041986-03-11 18:21 59° 47' 11" N  2° 48' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264504
2645161986-03-11 20:49 60° 0' 0" N  3° 19' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264516
2645281986-03-12 02:20 60° 10' 12" N  3° 44' 5" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264528
2645411986-03-12 03:54 60° 15' 54" N  3° 59' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264541
2645531986-03-12 05:08 60° 19' 59" N  4° 10' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264553
2645651986-03-12 08:05 60° 24' 29" N  4° 20' 11" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264565
2645771986-03-12 09:51 60° 28' 59" N  4° 25' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264577
2645891986-03-12 12:27 60° 35' 53" N  4° 45' 0" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264589
2645901986-03-12 19:14 60° 38' 59" N  4° 54' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264590
2646081986-03-12 21:10 60° 42' 59" N  5° 0' 0" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264608
2646211986-03-12 22:56 60° 46' 59" N  5° 15' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264621
2646331986-03-16 18:19 61° 28' 59" N  7° 16' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264633
2646451986-03-16 19:50 61° 24' 59" N  7° 30' 47" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264645
2646571986-03-16 21:02 61° 22' 17" N  7° 37' 30" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264657
2646691986-03-16 22:13 61° 18' 47" N  7° 44' 53" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264669
2646701986-03-16 23:54 61° 17' 11" N  7° 51' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264670
2646821986-03-17 01:30 61° 13' 59" N  7° 58' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264682
2646941986-03-17 03:20 61° 12' 29" N  8° 3' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264694
2647011986-03-17 04:37 61° 10' 5" N  8° 11' 42" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264701
2647131986-03-17 06:02 61° 4' 59" N  8° 25' 41" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264713
2647251986-03-17 07:23 61° 0' 0" N  8° 40' 5" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264725
2647371986-03-17 08:46 60° 54' 59" N  8° 54' 0" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264737
2647491986-03-17 10:25 60° 46' 59" N  8° 57' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264749
2647501986-03-17 11:49 60° 38' 53" N  9° 1' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264750
2647621986-03-17 13:25 60° 30' 59" N  9° 5' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264762
2647741986-03-17 15:06 60° 22' 41" N  9° 10' 11" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264774
2647861986-03-17 16:25 60° 18' 29" N  9° 11' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264786
2647981986-03-21 17:06 56° 34' 30" N  6° 32' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264798
2648051986-03-21 17:28 56° 34' 30" N  6° 32' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264805
2648171986-03-22 14:58 55° 12' 54" N  5° 38' 5" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264817
2648291986-03-22 15:52 55° 8' 59" N  5° 31' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264829
2648301986-03-22 16:39 55° 5' 11" N  5° 25' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264830
2648421986-03-22 17:25 55° 0' 54" N  5° 19' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264842
2648541986-03-22 18:12 54° 56' 29" N  5° 13' 41" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264854
2648661986-03-22 19:28 54° 47' 53" N  5° 5' 17" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264866
2648781986-03-22 20:06 54° 45' 47" N  5° 10' 11" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264878
2648911986-03-22 20:52 54° 44' 29" N  5° 15' 0" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264891
2649091986-03-22 21:37 54° 42' 59" N  5° 19' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264909
2649101986-03-22 22:28 54° 41' 29" N  5° 24' 59" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264910
2649221986-03-22 23:15 54° 39' 11" N  5° 29' 17" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264922
2649341986-03-23 02:38 55° 9' 47" N  5° 59' 42" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264934
2649461986-03-23 03:32 55° 11' 23" N  5° 56' 17" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264946
2649581986-03-23 04:12 55° 12' 54" N  5° 51' 54" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264958
2649711986-03-23 04:53 55° 14' 53" N  5° 47' 35" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 264971
1  Savonius rotor current meter
Moored instrument depth
Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents)
Temperature of the water column
Date and time
Moored instrument depth
Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents)
Temperature of the water column
Date and time

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
610181986-03-21 21:00  — 1986-06-14 15:28:54 56° 37' 8" N  6° 24' 23" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 61018