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Cruise inventory

RV Knorr 316N145_6

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Knorr (316N)
Cruise identifier316N145_6
Cruise period1995-01-23 — 1995-03-06
Port of departureFremantle, Australia
Port of returnColombo, Sri Lanka
ObjectivesIndian Ocean, hydrographic survey for WOCE Hydrographic Program, Line I9N. The basic hydrogrpahy program consisted of salinity, dissolved oxygen and nutrient (nitrite/nitrate, phosphate and silicate) measurements made from bottles taken on CTD/rosette casts, plus pressure, temperature, salinity and dissolved oxygen from CTD profiles. 130 CTD/36 bottle rosette casts, usually to within 5 metres of the bottom. Water samples were analysed for nutrients, CFC, tritium/helium, CO2, 14C. ADCP, underway meterological and sea surface temperature and salinity were also logged and a series of floats and drifters were also deployed.
Chief scientistArnold L Gordon (Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory)
Cruise reportRV Knorr 316N145_6 cruise report 316n145_6_csr7018.pdf — access key 'C' (1.22 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralIndian Ocean
Bay of Bengal
Track chartsRV Knorr 316N145_6 cruise track — 316n145_6_csr7018track.pdf (0.07 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.
5818241995-01-23 01:10  — 1995-03-05 18:05 32° 3' 22" S  79° 39' 59" E — 19° 45' 25" N  115° 44' 51" E  View metadata report for BODC series reference number 581824