Temperature and salinity measurements found in datasets XBT and CTD Taken from the SAGAR KANYA (VTJR) and MV POLAR BIRD (Call sign LAVT4; built 1984; previous name: MV Icebird 1996) in the North Indian, Equatorial Indian and other locations from 1996 to 1999 (NODC Accession 0033381)

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  • Cite as: National Institute of Oceanography - India (2011). Temperature and salinity measurements found in datasets XBT and CTD Taken from the SAGAR KANYA (VTJR) and MV POLAR BIRD (Call sign LAVT4; built 1984; previous name: MV Icebird 1996) in the North Indian, Equatorial Indian and other locations from 1996 to 1999 (NODC Accession 0033381). Version 1.1. National Oceanographic Data Center, NOAA. Dataset. [access date]
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Time Period 1996-03-03 to 1999-03-14
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 20.24
S: -69
E: 79.18
W: 14.69
Spatial Coverage Map
General Documentation
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2011-01-24
Edition 1.1
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
Data Update Frequency As needed
Supplemental Information
Title: An evaluation of XBT depth equations for the Indian Ocean/Antarctic Ocean

Temperature and salinity measurements found in datasets XBT and CTD Taken from the SAGAR KANYA (VTJR)and MV POLAR BIRD (Call sign LAVT4; built 1984; previous name: MV Icebird 1996) in the North Indian , Equatorial Indian and other locations from 1996 to 1999 (NODC Accession 0033381)

Accession| 0033381
Date Received (month/day/year)| 10/4/2007
Start date (month/day/year)| 3/3/1996
End date (month/day/year)| 3/14/1999
Contains observation type(s)| physical
Contains datatype(s)| 246 temperature profiles
101 salinity profiles

Includes Sea Area(s)| North Indian
Equatorial Indian
South Indian
Antarctic
West Boundary| 14.69
East Boundary| 79.18
North Boundary| 20.24
South Boundary| -69.00
Contains Instrument Type(s)| XBT (145 casts)
CTD (101 casts)
Institute(s)| NATIONAL INST OF OCEANOGRAPHY (GOA; INDIA)
Platform(s)| SAGAR KANYA (VTJR)
MV POLAR BIRD (Call sign LAVT4; built 1984; previous name: MV Icebird 1996)
Purpose Basic research
Use Limitations
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  • Cite as: National Institute of Oceanography - India (2011). Temperature and salinity measurements found in datasets XBT and CTD Taken from the SAGAR KANYA (VTJR) and MV POLAR BIRD (Call sign LAVT4; built 1984; previous name: MV Icebird 1996) in the North Indian, Equatorial Indian and other locations from 1996 to 1999 (NODC Accession 0033381). Version 1.1. National Oceanographic Data Center, NOAA. Dataset. [access date]
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Theme keywords NODC DATA TYPES THESAURUS NODC OBSERVATION TYPES THESAURUS WMO_CategoryCode
  • oceanography
Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science and Services Keywords
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN TEMPERATURE > WATER TEMPERATURE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > SALINITY/DENSITY > SALINITY
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 SUBMITTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS
Platform keywords NODC PLATFORM NAMES THESAURUS
Instrument keywords NODC INSTRUMENT TYPES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Instrument Keywords
  • CTD > Conductivity, Temperature, Depth
  • XBT > Expendable Bathythermographs
Place keywords NODC SEA AREA NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
  • OCEAN > INDIAN OCEAN
  • OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN
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  • Cite as: National Institute of Oceanography - India (2011). Temperature and salinity measurements found in datasets XBT and CTD Taken from the SAGAR KANYA (VTJR) and MV POLAR BIRD (Call sign LAVT4; built 1984; previous name: MV Icebird 1996) in the North Indian, Equatorial Indian and other locations from 1996 to 1999 (NODC Accession 0033381). Version 1.1. National Oceanographic Data Center, NOAA. Dataset. [access date]
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Processing Steps
  • 2011-01-24T16:27:55 - NCEI Accession 0033381 v1.1 was published.
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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
  • CTD
Platform
  • AURORA AUSTRALIS
  • Polar Bird
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