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        supplementalInformation:  Data available in the World Ocean Database Temperature, salinity and other measurements found in datasets XBT and CTD taken from the MIRAI (R/V; call sign JNSR; built 1972 as Mutsu; renamed on 02/02/1996)in the North Pacific, Coastal N Pacific and other locations in 1999 (NODC Accession 0000857) Accession| 0000857 Date Received (month/day/year)| 7/27/2005 Start date (month/day/year)| 2/15/1999 End date (month/day/year)| 12/10/1999 Submitting Institute| JAPAN AGENCY FOR MARINE-EARTH SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (JAMSTEC) Contains observation type(s)| physical,chemical Contains datatype(s)| 640 temperature profiles 477 salinity profiles 202 oxygen profiles 320 conductivity profiles Includes Sea Area(s)| North Pacific Coastal N Pacific Equatorial Pacific Arctic West Boundary| 135.00 East Boundary| -145.81 North Boundary| 74.52 South Boundary| -5.08 Contains Instrument Type(s)| XBT (163 casts) CTD (334 casts) XCTD (143 casts) Institute(s)| JAPAN AGENCY FOR MARINE-EARTH SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (JAMSTEC) Platform(s)| MIRAI (R/V; call sign JNSR; built 1972 as Mutsu; renamed on 02/02/1996)
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