High-resolution ocean and atmosphere pCO2 time-series measurements from mooring GraysRf_81W_31N in the Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary and North Atlantic Ocean (NCEI Accession 0109904)

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This NCEI Accession includes surface chemical, meteorological, physical and time series data collected from Mooring_GraysRf_81W_31N in the Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary and North Atlantic Ocean from 2006-07-18 to 2017-07-23. These data include air-sea difference - partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2), barometric pressure, oxygen, pCO2 - atmosphere, pCO2 - water, sea surface salinity, surface temperature and pH on total scale. The instruments used to collect these data include Bubble type equilibrator for autonomous carbon dioxide (CO2) measurement, Carbon dioxide (CO2) gas analyzer, Humidity Sensor, oxygen meter and thermosalinographs. The Global CO2 Time-series and Moorings Project involves international groups from 18 countries who have mounted sensors on moored buoys to provide high resolution time-series measurements of atmospheric boundary layer and surface ocean CO2 partial pressure (pCO2). The CO2 Time-series and Moorings Project is coordinated by UNESCO International Ocean Carbon Coordination Project (IOCCP).
  • Cite as: Sutton, Adrienne J.; Sabine, Christopher L.; Cai, Wei-Jun; Noakes, Scott; Musielewicz, Sylvia; Maenner Jones, Stacy; Dietrich, Colin; Bott, Randy; Osborne, John (2013). High-resolution ocean and atmosphere pCO2 time-series measurements from mooring GraysRf_81W_31N in the Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary and North Atlantic Ocean (NCEI Accession 0109904). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3334/cdiac/otg.tsm_graysrf_81w_31n. Accessed [date].
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Time Period 2006-07-18 to 2017-07-23
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 31.4
S: 31.399
E: -80.868
W: -80.87
Spatial Coverage Map
General Documentation
Associated Resources
  • High-resolution ocean and atmosphere pCO2 time-series measurements from mooring Grays_Reef_81W_31N.
    • Original dataset at CDIAC (download)
      Mooring GraysRf_81W_31N, Mooring_GraysRf_81W_31N_Jan2013_Oct2013, Mooring_GraysRf_81W_31N_May2010_Sep2010, Mooring_GraysRf_81W_31N_Oct2013_Oct2014, Mooring_GraysRf_81W_31N_Oct2014_Oct2015, Mooring_GraysRf_81W_31N_Sep2010_Sep2011, Mooring_GraysRf_81W_31N_Sep2011_Sep2012, Mooring_GraysRf_81W_31N_Sep2012_Jan2013
  • Sutton, A.J., Sabine, C.L., Maenner-Jones, S., Lawrence-Slavas, N., Meinig, C., Feely, R.A., Mathis, J.T., Musielewicz, S., Bott, R., McLain, P.D., Fought, J., Kozyr, A., 2014b. A high-frequency atmospheric and seawater pCO2 data set from 14 open ocean sites using a moored autonomous system. Earth Sys. Sci. Data, 6, doi: 10.5194/essd-6-353-2014, 353-366.
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2013-07-02
  • revision: 2019-08-03
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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
These data were acquired by NCEI from the Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center (CDIAC) in accordance with an archival submission agreement between CDIAC and NCEI.

The data provider requests citing these data as described in the Cross Reference Citation at: https://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/0109904

NCEI cannot verify the accuracy or availability of the data provider's citation information, which is maintained by the Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center (CDIAC).

In this accession, NCEI has archived multiple versions of these data. The latest (and best) version of these data has the largest version number.
Purpose This dataset is available to the public for a wide variety of uses including scientific research and analysis.
Use Limitations
  • accessLevel: Public
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Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: Sutton, Adrienne J.; Sabine, Christopher L.; Cai, Wei-Jun; Noakes, Scott; Musielewicz, Sylvia; Maenner Jones, Stacy; Dietrich, Colin; Bott, Randy; Osborne, John (2013). High-resolution ocean and atmosphere pCO2 time-series measurements from mooring GraysRf_81W_31N in the Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary and North Atlantic Ocean (NCEI Accession 0109904). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3334/cdiac/otg.tsm_graysrf_81w_31n. Accessed [date].
Cited Authors
  • Sutton, Adrienne J.
  • Sabine, Christopher L.
  • Cai, Wei-Jun
  • Noakes, Scott
  • Musielewicz, Sylvia
  • Maenner Jones, Stacy
  • Dietrich, Colin
  • Bott, Randy
  • Osborne, John
Principal Investigators
Contributors
Resource Providers
Publishers
Acknowledgments
  • Funding Information: NOAA Climate Program
  • Funding Information: NOAA
Theme keywords NODC DATA TYPES THESAURUS NODC OBSERVATION TYPES THESAURUS WMO_CategoryCode
  • oceanography
Cruise ID
  • Mooring_GraysRf_81W_31N_Aug2016_Jun2017
  • Mooring_GraysRf_81W_31N_Jan2013_Oct2013
  • Mooring_GraysRf_81W_31N_Jul2006_Jun2007
  • Mooring_GraysRf_81W_31N_Jul2009_May2010
  • Mooring_GraysRf_81W_31N_Jun2007_Jun2008
  • Mooring_GraysRf_81W_31N_Jun2008_May2009
  • Mooring_GraysRf_81W_31N_Jun2017_Jul2017
  • Mooring_GraysRf_81W_31N_May2010_Sep2010
  • Mooring_GraysRf_81W_31N_Oct2013_Oct2014
  • Mooring_GraysRf_81W_31N_Oct2014_Oct2015
  • Mooring_GraysRf_81W_31N_Sep2010_Sep2011
  • Mooring_GraysRf_81W_31N_Sep2011_Sep2012
  • Mooring_GraysRf_81W_31N_Sep2012_Jan2013
EXPOCODE
  • 316420060718
  • 316420070626
  • 316420080616
  • 316420090726
  • 316420100520
  • 316420100916
  • 316420110930
  • 316420120919
  • 316420130125
  • 316420131028
  • 316420141024
  • 316420160805
  • 316420170601
Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords
  • EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC CHEMISTRY > CARBON AND HYDROCARBON COMPOUNDS > CARBON DIOXIDE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CHEMISTRY > CARBON DIOXIDE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CHEMISTRY > OXYGEN
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CHEMISTRY > PH
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN TEMPERATURE > SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > SALINITY/DENSITY > SALINITY
Originator Variable Names
  • % O2
  • %O2
  • CO2 Air QF
  • CO2 SW QF
  • Date
  • Date Time
  • Delta fCO2 (fCO2 SW - fCO2 Air)
  • H2O (mmol/mol)
  • H2O Air
  • H2O Air (mmol/mol)
  • H2O SW
  • H2O SW (mmol/mol)
  • H2O_AIR
  • H2O_SW
  • Latitude
  • Licor Atm Pressure
  • Licor Atm Pressure (hPa)
  • Licor Temp
  • Licor Temp (C)
  • Licor_Atm_Pressure
  • Licor_Temp
  • Longitude
  • MAPCO2 %O2
  • Mooring
  • Mooring Name
  • Percent_O2
  • Pressure of Licor
  • QF
  • SS Salinity
  • SSS
  • SST
  • SST (C)
  • Salinity
  • Time
  • dfCO2
  • dpCO2
  • fCO2 Air (sat)
  • fCO2 Air (sat) uatm
  • fCO2 SW (sat)
  • fCO2 SW (sat) uatm
  • fCO2_Air_sat
  • fCO2_SW_sat
  • pCO2 Air (sat) uatm
  • pCO2 Air (wet)
  • pCO2 SW (sat) uatm
  • pCO2 SW (wet)
  • pH QF
  • pH SW
  • xCO2 Air (dry)
  • xCO2 Air (dry) (umol/mol)
  • xCO2 Air (wet)
  • xCO2 Air (wet) (umol/mol)
  • xCO2 SW (dry)
  • xCO2 SW (dry) (umol/mol)
  • xCO2 SW (wet)
  • xCO2 SW (wet) (umol/mol)
  • xCO2_Air_QF
  • xCO2_Air_dry
  • xCO2_Air_wet
  • xCO2_SW_QF
  • xCO2_SW_dry
  • xCO2_SW_wet
Provider Variable Names
  • % O2
  • %O2
  • CO2 Air QF
  • CO2 SW QF
  • Date Time
  • Delta fCO2 (fCO2 SW - fCO2 Air)
  • H2O Air
  • H2O SW
  • Licor Atm Pressure
  • Licor Temp
  • MAPCO2 %O2
  • Pressure of Licor
  • SS Salinity
  • SST
  • Salinity
  • dfCO2
  • dpCO2
  • fCO2 Air (sat)
  • fCO2 SW (sat)
  • pCO2 Air (wet)
  • pCO2 SW (wet)
  • pH QF
  • pH SW (total scale)
  • xCO2 Air (dry)
  • xCO2 Air (wet)
  • xCO2 SW (dry)
  • xCO2 SW (wet)
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
  • DOC/NOAA/OAR/PMEL > Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory, OAR, 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
  • MOORINGS
Provider Station Names
  • Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary, Georgia
  • Grays Reef
  • NDBC Mooring 41008
SeaDataNet Ship and Platform Codes
Instrument keywords NODC INSTRUMENT TYPES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Instrument Keywords
  • CO2 ANALYZERS
  • EQUILIBRATORS
  • HUMIDITY SENSORS
  • OXYGEN METERS
  • THERMOSALINOGRAPHS
Place keywords NODC SEA AREA NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
  • OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN
Provider Geographic Names
  • Atlantic Ocean
Project keywords NODC PROJECT NAMES THESAURUS Ocean Acidification Search Keywords
  • Ocean Carbon Data System (OCADS) Project
Keywords NCEI ACCESSION NUMBER
Use Constraints
  • Cite as: Sutton, Adrienne J.; Sabine, Christopher L.; Cai, Wei-Jun; Noakes, Scott; Musielewicz, Sylvia; Maenner Jones, Stacy; Dietrich, Colin; Bott, Randy; Osborne, John (2013). High-resolution ocean and atmosphere pCO2 time-series measurements from mooring GraysRf_81W_31N in the Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary and North Atlantic Ocean (NCEI Accession 0109904). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3334/cdiac/otg.tsm_graysrf_81w_31n. Accessed [date].
Access Constraints
  • Use liability: NOAA and NCEI cannot provide any warranty as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of furnished data. Users assume responsibility to determine the usability of these data. The user is responsible for the results of any application of this data for other than its intended purpose.
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Processing Steps
  • 2013-07-02T15:14:24Z - NCEI Accession 0109904 v1.1 was published.
  • 2014-03-28T15:01:11Z - NCEI Accession 0109904 was revised and v2.2 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.
  • 2016-12-10T05:09:21Z - NCEI Accession 0109904 was revised and v3.3 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.
  • 2017-05-25T15:28:08Z - NCEI Accession 0109904 was revised and v4.4 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.
  • 2017-12-02T01:23:07Z - NCEI Accession 0109904 was revised and v5.5 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.
  • 2018-02-10T01:27:21Z - NCEI Accession 0109904 was revised and v6.6 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.
  • 2019-05-16T18:52:30Z - NCEI Accession 0109904 was revised and v7.7 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.
  • 2019-08-03T02:06:53Z - NCEI Accession 0109904 was revised and v8.8 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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Processing Steps
  • Parameter or Variable: xCO2 SW (wet); Abbreviation: xCO2 SW (wet); Unit: [μmol/mol]; Controlled vocabulary name: partial pressure of carbon dioxide - water; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: H2O SW; Abbreviation: H2O SW; Unit: [mmol/mol]; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: xCO2 Air (wet); Abbreviation: xCO2 Air (wet); Unit: [μmol/mol]; Controlled vocabulary name: Partial pressure (or fugacity) of carbon dioxide - atmosphere; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: H2O Air; Abbreviation: H2O Air; Unit: [mmol/mol]; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: Pressure of Licor; Abbreviation: Pressure of Licor; Unit: [hPa]; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: Licor Temp; Abbreviation: Licor Temp; Unit: [Deg. C]; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: % O2; Abbreviation: % O2; Controlled vocabulary name: OXYGEN - PERCENT SATURATION; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: SST; Abbreviation: SST; Unit: [Deg. C]; Controlled vocabulary name: SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: SS Salinity; Abbreviation: SS Salinity; Controlled vocabulary name: SALINITY; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: xCO2 SW (dry); Abbreviation: xCO2 SW (dry); Unit: [μmol/mol]; Controlled vocabulary name: partial pressure of carbon dioxide - water; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: xCO2 Air (dry); Abbreviation: xCO2 Air (dry); Unit: [μmol/mol]; Controlled vocabulary name: Partial pressure (or fugacity) of carbon dioxide - atmosphere; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: fCO2 SW (sat); Abbreviation: fCO2 SW (sat); Unit: [uatm]; Controlled vocabulary name: partial pressure of carbon dioxide - water; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: fCO2 Air (sat); Abbreviation: fCO2 Air (sat); Unit: [uatm]; Controlled vocabulary name: Partial pressure (or fugacity) of carbon dioxide - atmosphere; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: Delta fCO2 (fCO2 SW - fCO2 Air); Abbreviation: Delta fCO2 (fCO2 SW - fCO2 Air); Unit: [uatm]; Controlled vocabulary name: AIR-SEA DIFFERENCE - PARTIAL PRESSURE (OR FUGACITY) OF CARBON DIOXIDE; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: Date Time; Abbreviation: Date Time; Unit: Date and Time or value; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: CO2 SW QF; Abbreviation: CO2 SW QF; Unit: Flag for xCO2 sw (wet); In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: CO2 Air QF; Abbreviation: CO2 Air QF; Unit: Quality Flag for xCO2 Air (wet); In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: Licor Atm Pressure; Abbreviation: Licor Atm Pressure; Unit: (hPa) Atmospheric pressure at the airblock, 4 feet above the sea surface.; Controlled vocabulary name: BAROMETRIC PRESSURE; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: %O2; Abbreviation: %O2; Unit: The percent oxygen of the surface seawater divided by the percent oxygen of the atmosphere at 4 feet above the sea surface. Disclaimer: The oxygen measurement is made in the equilibrated air. We have found that the oxygen does not come to complete equilibrium so any rapid changes in oxygen do not get properly captured using this system. Therefore, we tend to use the oxygen data only as a qualitative sense of the biology. It is not a quantitative measure.; Controlled vocabulary name: OXYGEN - PERCENT SATURATION; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: Salinity; Abbreviation: Salinity; Unit: (PSU) Sea Surface Salinity.; Controlled vocabulary name: SALINITY; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: dfCO2; Abbreviation: dfCO2; Unit: Difference of the fugacity of the CO2 in seawater and the fugacity of the CO2 in air (fCO2 SW - fCO2 Air).; Controlled vocabulary name: AIR-SEA DIFFERENCE - PARTIAL PRESSURE (OR FUGACITY) OF CARBON DIOXIDE; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: pCO2 SW (wet); Abbreviation: pCO2 SW (wet); Unit: (uatm) Partial Pressure of CO2 in air in equilibrium with the seawater at sea surface temperature (100% humidity); Controlled vocabulary name: partial pressure of carbon dioxide - water; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: pCO2 Air (wet); Abbreviation: pCO2 Air (wet); Unit: (uatm) Partial Pressure of CO2 in air at the airblock, 4 feet above the sea surface (100% humidity).; Controlled vocabulary name: Partial pressure (or fugacity) of carbon dioxide - atmosphere; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: dpCO2; Abbreviation: dpCO2; Unit: Difference of the partial pressure of CO2 in seawater and air (pCO2 SW - pCO2 Air; Controlled vocabulary name: AIR-SEA DIFFERENCE - PARTIAL PRESSURE (OR FUGACITY) OF CARBON DIOXIDE; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: MAPCO2 %O2; Abbreviation: MAPCO2 %O2; Unit: The percent oxygen of the surface seawater divided by the percent oxygen of the atmosphere at 4 feet above the sea surface. Disclaimer: The oxygen measurement is made in the equilibrated air. We have found that the oxygen does not come to complete equilibrium so any rapid changes in oxygen do not get properly captured using this system. Therefore, we tend to use the oxygen data only as a qualitative sense of the biology. It is not a quantitative measure.; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: pH on the Total Scale; Abbreviation: pH SW (total scale); Unit: pH of Seawater (total scale); Controlled vocabulary name: PH_TOT; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
  • Parameter or Variable: pH QF; Abbreviation: pH QF; In-situ / Manipulation / Response variable: in-situ.
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Processing Steps
  • 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
  • Bubble type equilibrator for autonomous carbon dioxide (CO2) measurement
  • Carbon dioxide (CO2) gas analyzer
  • Humidity Sensor
  • oxygen meter
  • thermosalinographs
Platform
  • MOORINGS
Last Modified: 2019-08-03T05:19:17Z
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