FS Meteor M30_2

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FS Meteor (06M3)
Cruise identifierM30_2
Cruise period1994-10-12 — 1994-11-12
Port of departureHamburg, Germany
Port of returnSt. John's, Canada
ObjectivesHydrographic section along North Atlantic Ocean (A02) as part of WOCE. Measurements included CTD and water sample profiles (53 stations). Besides measurements of temperature and salinity, the concentrations of dissolved oxygen content, nutrients and a sequence of transient tracers such as CFCs, carbon, 14C, helium, 3He, 4He, tritium, and 3H were analysed from water samples.
Chief scientistPeter Koltermann (Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency)
Cruise reportFS Meteor M30_2 cruise report 06mt30_3_2.pdf (2.88 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Atlantic Ocean
Track chartsFS Meteor M30_2 cruise track — 06mt30_3_2track.pdf (0.40 MB) 
Physical oceanography 
CTD stationsQuantity: number of stations = 73
Geochemical tracers (eg freons)Quantity: 63
Description: Freon-11, Freon-12, Freon-113, Tetrachloromethane (CCl4)
Chemical oceanography 
OxygenQuantity: 78
PhosphateQuantity: 77
NitrateQuantity: 77
SilicateQuantity: 77
Data held at BODC Get data
1  Single-beam echosounder
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Date and time
Bathymetry and Elevation
Horizontal spatial co-ordinates
Date and time
Bathymetry and Elevation

BODC idDate/TimeLocationDoc.
5826061994-10-15 21:54:17  — 1994-11-12 12:15:01 41° 59' 29" N  52° 42' 20" W — 48° 9' 47" N  11° 46' 45" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 582606