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RV Knorr 316N138_10

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Knorr (316N)
Cruise identifier316N138_10
Cruise period1992-12-04 — 1993-01-22
Port of departurePapeete, French Polynesia
Port of returnPunta Arenas, Chile
ObjectivesSouth, Pacific, hydrographic survey for WOCE Hydrographic Program, Line P17S. Collection and analysis of high-resolution hydrographic and nutrient data at 235 stations along 32 degrees South as part of the South Pacific component of the World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE) Hydrographic Program. Preliminary analysis of the data will begin by focusing on studies of western boundary currents, meridional heat flux, thermocline circulation,, and deep circulation. The section will overlie two current meter arrays off Australia and New Zealand, allowing this to be one of the primary flux lines for WOCE.
Chief scientistJames H Swift (Scripps Institution of Oceanography)
Cruise reportRV Knorr 316N138_10 cruise report 316n138_10_csr7015.pdf — access key 'C' (1.51 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralSouth Pacific Ocean
Track chartsRV Knorr 316N138_10 cruise track — 316n138_10_csr7015track.pdf (0.03 MB) 
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.
5821331992-12-04 19:21  — 1993-01-20 23:58 69° 15' 46" S  149° 35' 48" W — 17° 25' 17" S  76° 57' 50" W  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 582133