Current meter - speed and current direction collected from moored buoy in Ross Sea from 2003-12-28 to 2004-02-06 (NCEI Accession 0163991)

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This data set contains current speed and direction from short term moorings in the Ross Sea with current meter placed at 25 m. One hour averages reported.
  • Cite as: Walker Smith; Vernon Asper (2019). Current meter - speed and current direction collected from moored buoy in Ross Sea from 2003-12-28 to 2004-02-06 (NCEI Accession 0163991). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/0163991. Accessed [date].
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Time Period 2003-12-28 to 2004-02-06
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: -77
S: -77.8
E: 172.7
W: 179.99
Spatial Coverage Map
General Documentation
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2019-05-10
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
Submission Package ID: HGXXU9
Purpose This dataset is available to the public for a wide variety of uses including scientific research and analysis.
Use Limitations
  • accessLevel: Public
  • Distribution liability: NOAA and NCEI make no warranty, expressed or implied, regarding these data, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty. NOAA and NCEI cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in these data. If appropriate, NCEI can only certify that the data it distributes are an authentic copy of the records that were accepted for inclusion in the NCEI archives.
Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: Walker Smith; Vernon Asper (2019). Current meter - speed and current direction collected from moored buoy in Ross Sea from 2003-12-28 to 2004-02-06 (NCEI Accession 0163991). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/0163991. Accessed [date].
Cited Authors
  • Walker Smith
  • Vernon Asper
Principal Investigators
  • WALKER SMITH
    Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS)
Contributors
Resource Providers
Publishers
Acknowledgments
  • Related Funding Agency: National Science Foundation (NSF)
Theme keywords NODC DATA TYPES THESAURUS NODC OBSERVATION TYPES THESAURUS WMO_CategoryCode
  • oceanography
Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CIRCULATION > OCEAN CURRENTS
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
  • MOORINGS
SeaDataNet Ship and Platform Codes
Instrument keywords NODC INSTRUMENT TYPES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Instrument Keywords
  • CURRENT METERS
Place keywords NODC SEA AREA NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
  • OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN > ROSS SEA
Project keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Project Keywords
  • SOOS > Southern Ocean Observing System
Keywords NCEI ACCESSION NUMBER
Use Constraints
  • Cite as: Walker Smith; Vernon Asper (2019). Current meter - speed and current direction collected from moored buoy in Ross Sea from 2003-12-28 to 2004-02-06 (NCEI Accession 0163991). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/0163991. 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
  • 2019-05-10T20:27:19Z - NCEI Accession 0163991 v1.1 was published.
Output Datasets
Acquisition Information (collection)
Instrument
  • buoy - moored buoy
  • current meter
Platform
  • MOORINGS
Last Modified: 2019-05-10T21:44:52Z
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