Water temperature profiles collected by XBT from multiple cruises in the North Pacific and South Pacific oceans from 1997-01-01 to 1999-01-08 (NCEI Accession 0000006)

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Water temperature profiles collected by XBT in support of the High Resolution XBT Network in 1997-1998. The cruises, ship names (and callsigns) include
p09 (px6,px9,px39): Brisbane Star (C6LY4) and Argentina Star (C6MD8)
p22 (ax22): Polar Duke, Nathaniel B. Palmer and L.M. Gould (WCX7445)
p31 (px31): Fua Kavenga (A3CA)
p37 (px37,px10,px44): Sea-Land Enterprise (KRGB)
p38 (px38): Chevron Mississippi (WXBR)
p50 (px50): Asian Challenger (VRSR) and Lydia Oldendorff (ELVH7)
p81 (px81): Nacre (3EZI6)

Documentation is included.
  • Cite as: Scripps High Resolution XBT Program (2010). Water temperature profiles collected by XBT from multiple cruises in the North Pacific and South Pacific oceans from 1997-01-01 to 1999-01-08 (NCEI Accession 0000006). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/0000006. Accessed [date].
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Time Period 1997-01-01 to 1999-01-08
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 59.674
S: -64.97
E: -57.263
W: 120.176
Spatial Coverage Map
General Documentation
Associated Resources
  • Temperature profile data from XBT casts along repeat transects in the Pacific Ocean and Indian Ocean for the High Resolution XBT Network by Scripps Institute of Oceanography from 1989 to present
    • NCEI Collection
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  • SIO High Resolution XBT/XCTD Network Site
    • HRX Data
      Data from repeat high resolution expendable Bathythermograph (XBT) transects
  • Parent ID (indicates this dataset is related to other data):
    • gov.noaa.nodc:SIO-HighResolutionXBTNetwork
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2010-12-16
  • revision: 2018-12-17
Data Presentation Form Digital table - digital representation of facts or figures systematically displayed, especially in columns
Dataset Progress Status Complete - production of the data has been completed
Historical archive - data has been stored in an offline storage facility
Data Update Frequency As needed
Supplemental Information
Principal Investigator:
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Dr. Dean Roemmich
University of California, San Diego
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
9500 Gilman Drive, Dept 0230
La Jolla, CA 92093-0230
voice: 858-534-2307
fax: 858-534-9820
email: droemmich@ucsd.edu
secondary contact: Lisa Lehmann (llehmann@ucsd.edu)

Note this data set used Sippican Deep Blue XBT's using the old fall rate coefficients: a=6.472, b=-2.16 and a Sippican mk12 controller board.
Purpose This dataset is available to the public for a wide variety of uses including scientific research and analysis.
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  • accessLevel: Public
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Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: Scripps High Resolution XBT Program (2010). Water temperature profiles collected by XBT from multiple cruises in the North Pacific and South Pacific oceans from 1997-01-01 to 1999-01-08 (NCEI Accession 0000006). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/0000006. Accessed [date].
Cited Authors
  • Scripps High Resolution XBT Program
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Theme keywords NODC DATA TYPES THESAURUS NODC OBSERVATION TYPES THESAURUS WMO_CategoryCode
  • oceanography
Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN TEMPERATURE > WATER TEMPERATURE
Data Center keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NODC > National Oceanographic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
NODC COLLECTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS NODC SUBMITTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS
Platform keywords NODC PLATFORM NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Platform Keywords
  • SHIPS
SeaDataNet Ship and Platform Codes
Instrument keywords NODC INSTRUMENT TYPES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Instrument Keywords
  • XBT > Expendable Bathythermographs
Place keywords NODC SEA AREA NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
  • OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN
  • OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > NORTH PACIFIC OCEAN
  • OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > NORTH PACIFIC OCEAN > GULF OF ALASKA
  • OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > SOUTH PACIFIC OCEAN
  • OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > WESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN > SOUTH CHINA SEA
  • OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN
SIO High Resolution XBT Network Transect
  • AX22
  • PX06
  • PX09
  • PX10
  • PX31
  • PX37
  • PX38
  • PX39
  • PX44
  • PX50
  • PX81
WOCE Section
  • P09
  • P22
  • P31
  • P37
  • P38
  • P50
  • P81
Project keywords NODC PROJECT NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Project Keywords
  • WOCE > World Ocean Circulation Experiment
Keywords NCEI ACCESSION NUMBER
Use Constraints
  • Cite as: Scripps High Resolution XBT Program (2010). Water temperature profiles collected by XBT from multiple cruises in the North Pacific and South Pacific oceans from 1997-01-01 to 1999-01-08 (NCEI Accession 0000006). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/0000006. Accessed [date].
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Processing Steps
  • 2010-12-16T23:33:34Z - NCEI Accession 0000006 v1.1 was published.
  • 2013-03-13T14:15:56Z - NCEI Accession 0000006 was revised and v1.2 was published.
    Rationale: Updates were received for this data set. These updates were copied into the data/0-data/ directory of this accession. These updates may provide additional files or replace obsolete files. This version contains the most complete and up-to-date representation of this archival information package. All of the files received prior to this update are available in the preceding version of this accession.
  • 2018-12-17T17:20:55Z - NCEI Accession 0000006 was revised and v1.3 was published.
    Rationale: Updates were received for this data set. These updates were copied into the data/0-data/ directory of this accession. These updates may provide additional files or replace obsolete files. This version contains the most complete and up-to-date representation of this archival information package. All of the files received prior to this update are available in the preceding version of this accession.
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  • 2015-04-22T00:00:00 - NOAA created the National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) by merging NOAA's National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC), and National Oceanographic Data Center (NODC), including the National Coastal Data Development Center (NCDDC), per the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015, Public Law 113-235. NCEI launched publicly on April 22, 2015.
Acquisition Information (collection)
Instrument
  • bathythermograph - XBT
Platform
  • ARGENTINA STAR
  • ASIAN CHALLENGER
  • BRISBANE STAR
  • CHEVRON MISSISSIPPI
  • FUA KAVENGA
  • LAURENCE M. GOULD
  • LYDIA OLDENDORFF
  • NACRE
  • Polar Duke
  • RV Nathaniel B. Palmer
  • SEA-LAND ENTERPRISE
Last Modified: 2019-05-18T12:52:59Z
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