Cruise inventory

FS Meteor M28_1

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FS Meteor (06M3)
Cruise identifierM28_1
Cruise period1994-03-29 — 1994-05-11
Port of departureRecife, Brazil
Port of returnWalvis Bay, Namibia
ObjectivesRef - 19940179
Chief scientistThomas J Müller (Institute of Marine Sciences, Kiel)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralSouth East Atlantic Ocean (limit 20W)
South West Atlantic Ocean (limit 20W)
Physical oceanography 
Surface measurements underway (T,S)Quantity: track kilometres = 5370
Description: 4m thermosalinograph
BathythermographQuantity: number of profiles = 48
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 126
Geochemical tracers (eg freons)Description: Tetrachloromethane (CCl4)
Geochemical tracers (eg freons)Quantity: 60
Description: Freon-11, Freon-12, Freon-113
Currents measured from ship driftQuantity: track kilometres = 5370
Description: 150kHz RDI ADCP, surface-200m
GEKQuantity: track kilometres = 5370
Surface drifters/drifting buoysQuantity: 8
Description: at 100m depth drouged surface buoys
Chemical oceanography 
OxygenQuantity: 120
Carbon dioxideQuantity: 60
Description: ca.
Other dissolved gasesDescription: Dissolved helium
NitrateQuantity: 120
SilicateQuantity: 120
Biology and fisheries 
PhytoplanktonQuantity: 69
Description: Neuston net 8 multiple opening closing net
Routine standard measurementsQuantity: track kilometres = 5370
Description: automatic station
Other meteorological measurementsQuantity: track kilometres = 5370
Description: aerosols samples
Data held at BODC 
1  Single-beam echosounder
Bathymetry and Elevation
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Date and time
Bathymetry and Elevation
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Date and time

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
5825751994-04-05 21:22:04  — 1994-05-10 12:43:03 20° 36' 58" S  32° 30' 21" W — 10° 59' 39" S  13° 32' 30" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 582575